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noun as in way, means of arriving

noun as in request, suggestion

noun as in plan of attack, resolution

verb as in begin

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So, not in the immediate term, but if you think about how much money we’re spending, it’s completely appropriate.

We need to have a really frank public discussion about what we think of appropriate trade-offs.

He warned that hospitalizations and deaths are an indicator that tends to lag an increase in new cases, and argued that pointing to those numbers to justify keeping businesses opened isn’t appropriate.

Establish and follow appropriate data retention and deletion policies for each type of sensitive data.

At the start of the pandemic, businesses within cities were focused on getting their employees working remotely and securely, with access to the appropriate tools.

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Is that a utilitarian approach—that you need to understand how institutions have changed to understand the way they are?

Like any good marketer, Silverman says he has sales figures proving his approach is working.

But we were attempting a deliberate naiveté, a decision to approach these books as if they might have something to teach us.

This is kind of an accidental career for me—which is why I approach it with irreverence and playfulness.

But this approach can be troublesome for a variety of reasons.

In truth, it was so intently engaged with a sleeping seal that it had not observed the approach of the sledge.

Gaze not upon another man's wife, and be not inquisitive after his handmaid, and approach not her bed.

There seemed the flavour of some strange authority in her that baffled all approach to the former intimacy.

He that adoreth God with joy, shall be accepted, and his prayer shall approach even to the clouds.

Perhaps the nearest approach to a pure æsthetic enjoyment in these early days is the love of flowers.


On this page you'll find 279 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to approach, such as: access, path, way, accession, advance, and advent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.