Part of speech:
(Informal, Dial.) Fully as much as; somewhat more than
Happening or appearing in the relatively near future.
Closely corresponding to or resembling an original:
Approaching; drawing near; about to happen
Coming nearer in position or time; approaching
That touches the feelings; arousing tender emotion; affecting
Approaching; forthcoming; next:
Making or implying threats:
The definition of emergent is in the process of becoming something or coming into view, or occurring as a result.
Allowing one to pass a test, course of study, inspection, or examination; satisfactory:
Affable and outgoing:
The method used in dealing with or accomplishing:
The definition of asymptotic is a line that approaches a curve but never touches.
Converging and touching but not fused, as the stamens in certain flowers.
To appeal to; petition; beseech
To address a petition to:
Appeal means to make an urgent request for something that is necessary or desired.
To address oneself to; to prepare oneself for; to apply oneself to; to direct one's speech or discourse to.
To begin a movement, activity, or undertaking:
Reach is defined as arriving at something, achieving something or giving help or understanding to someone else.
To come into view as a massive, distorted, or indistinct image:
To obtain access to, especially by computer:
To be regarded as similar or equal
To decrease is defined as to make something smaller or fewer or to become smaller or fewer.
(Intransitive) To wait; to stay in waiting.
To progress is to move forward or advance towards completion.
To catch up with and, often, go beyond
Surround is defined as to enclose or circle around.
Corner means to force into an awkward or tight spot, to get the most of something, or to make turns in a vehicle.
To speak to first; to address; to greet.
To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
To recommend (a person) for a position, office, or membership; nominate.
Undertake means to start something or agree to do something.
To begin; start
To set or thrust (a self-propelled craft or projectile) in motion:
To institute is defined as to start, establish or set up.
To open or begin use of formally with a ceremony; dedicate:
To start upon; begin
To begin; start; originate
To cause to start; set about; commence
To be a competitor or rival; compete.
To increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance:
To refuse to accept socially; avoid having social contact with:
To be equal to, especially in value.
To bring near; to cause to draw near.
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