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approach
used in Lord of the Flies

2 uses
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Definition
to get closer to (near in space, time, quantity, or quality)
  • Now they approached the darker smudge that had been the signal fire, yawning, rubbing their eyes, treading with practiced feet.
    p. 96.6
approached = went near
  • Ralph had been deceived before now by the specious appearance of depth in a beach pool and he approached this one preparing to be disappointed.
    p. 12.8
approached = moved toward
There are no more uses of "approach" in Lord of the Flies.

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