come near or nearer to sb/sth
speak to (sb), especially in order to make a request or suggestion for the first time
begin to tackle
the act of approaching
a way of getting in
a method of doing sth or dealing with a problem
"his approach to every problem is to draw up a list of pros and cons"
"an attack on inflation"
"his plan of attack was misguided"
"the hunter's approach scattered the geese"
"he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge"
"she rejected his advances"
"the approach of winter"
"the nearest approach to genius"
"he lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green"
"We were approaching our destination"
"They are drawing near"
"The enemy army came nearer and nearer"
"This borders on discrimination!"
"His playing approaches that of Horowitz"
"approach a task"
"go about a difficult problem"
"approach a new project"
"Winter is approaching"
"approaching old age"
"I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters"
The approach of a Comet to the Earth.
出自： W. Whiston
Casson's thoughts were diverted by the approach of the horseman.
出自： George Eliot
Upon nearer approach, he saw that a very dim light showed..at one window.
出自： R. P. Warren
Two policemen quickened their stride and approached us.
出自： E. Waugh
A minstrels gallery which..is approached by a winding staircase.
出自： A. Shaffer
I was afraid to approach them about this matter.
Did he approach you about lending him some money?
He was afraid to approach his father about borrowing more money.