What does approaching mean?

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ap·proach·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. approach, approaching(noun)

    the event of one object coming closer to another

  2. approach, approaching, coming(noun)

    the temporal property of becoming nearer in time

    "the approach of winter"

  3. approach, approaching, coming(adj)

    the act of drawing spatially closer to something

    "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"

  4. approaching, coming(a), forthcoming, upcoming(adj)

    of the relatively near future

    "the approaching election"; "this coming Thursday"; "the forthcoming holidays"; "the upcoming spring fashions"

Wiktionary

  1. approaching(Adverb)

    Nearly.

  2. approaching(Adjective)

    That approaches or approach.

    the approaching armies

Webster Dictionary

  1. Approaching

    of Approach

  2. Approaching(noun)

    the act of ingrafting a sprig or shoot of one tree into another, without cutting it from the parent stock; -- called, also, inarching and grafting by approach

How to pronounce approaching?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say approaching in sign language?

  1. approaching

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of approaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of approaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of approaching in a Sentence

  1. Abdel Mahdi:

    I think we are approaching to 3.2 million bpd within 2-3 months.

  2. Charlie Sheen:

    I am approaching a time of more of a philanthropic culture in my life.

  3. Larry Johnson:

    But it is possible to do something approaching what it is you want to do.

  4. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Be as patient as a tree and as persistent as weeds when approaching a problem.

  5. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    The past is a closed door, the present is an open one, and the future is an approaching one.

Images & Illustrations of approaching

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