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An Ideal Husband
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  • After having carefully examined all the people present, he approaches LADY BASILDON.
  • The VICOMTE DE NANJAC, a young attache known for his neckties and his Anglomania, approaches with a low bow, and enters into conversation.

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  • MR. MONTFORD, a perfectly groomed young dandy, approaches MRS. MARCHMONT.
  • (Approaching.
  • (Looks about room and approaches the writing-table.

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as in: approached the city Define
to come near or nearer
as in: use the best approach Define
a way of doing something; or a rout that leads to a particular place
as in: approached her with the proposal Define
to speak with someone about something for the first time -- such as a proposal -- often something discussed in a delicate, tentative way
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