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used in Fahrenheit 451

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to get closer to (near in space, time, quantity, or quality)
  • But the fire was there and he approached warily, from a long way off.
    p. 139.1
approached = moved nearer
  • Approaching from the rear, Montag entered the men's washroom.
    p. 119.3
  • approaching = arriving
  • Montag approached from the rear, creeping through a thick night-moistened scent of daffodils and roses and wet grass.
    p. 123.4
approached = came near
There are no more uses of "approach" in Fahrenheit 451.

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