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approach
used in The Lightning Thief

5 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
approached the city
Definition
to get closer to (near in space, time, quantity, or quality)
  • Approach, seeker, and ask.
    Chapter 9 (63% in)
  • But she let me approach-twenty feet, ten feet.
    Chapter 11 (79% in)

There are no more uses of "approach" flagged with this meaning in The Lightning Thief.

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  • I approached the fisherman's throne and knelt at his feet.
    Chapter 21 (35% in)
  • Luke approached the fire, bowed his head, and tossed in a cluster of fat red grapes.
    Chapter 7 (88% in)
  • I didn't have to be told who the two gods were that were sitting there, waiting for me to approach.
    Chapter 21 (30% in)

There are no more uses of "approach" in The Lightning Thief.

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