Approach means to move close to something.
Flattened by treading; much traveled
To pronounce; utter:
To overcome or vanquish by superior force; subdue.
To overcome emotionally
To grasp mentally; apprehend:
To reach or come to, by progression or motion; to arrive at.
To achieve or obtain by effort:
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