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preposition as in approaching


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And Epstein continues to steer money toward universities to advance scientific research.

Doubling down on Schedule I is, at best, a deranged way to push Americans away from “medical,” and toward recreational, use.

That kind of compassion might go a long way toward helping us begin to respond to a hurting world.

And black fury toward cops today is fueled by historic economic disparities and by the economic disaster of the past decade plus.

Wisner continues to feel angry toward the agency because she believes she was misled.

Davy looked around and saw an old man coming toward them across the lawn.

She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.

For it is better that thy children should ask of thee, than that thou look toward the hands of thy children.

Her heart fluttered violently with fear as she saw that he stepped out after her, and walked by her side toward the house.

And as she hesitated between obedience to one and duty toward the other, her life, her love and future was in the balance.

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On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to toward, such as: against, anent, apropos, beneficial, coming, and concerning.

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