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approach
used in No Easy Day

9 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
approached the city
Definition
to get closer to (near in space, time, quantity, or quality)
  • The first thing we tried to do was find an alternate way to approach the target.
    p. 168.8
approach = get near
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  • Wondering what was going on, a few small groups approached the security team.
    p. 250.1
  • It was well after midnight as the helicopter approached the dam.
    p. 48.3
  • We had approached from the south and landed on the building just to the north of our target.
    p. 59.3
  • I could hear the Bradley's tracks chewing up the asphalt as it approached the house.
    p. 60.7
  • My team's point man led us through the same gate, and we approached the front door of our building.
    p. 131.9
  • Our bird will be the first to approach from the southeast and hold station here.
    p. 188.2
  • Heading toward Cl, Will was next to me as we approached the front door of the guesthouse.
    p. 218.5
  • My ears strained to hear a round being chambered or the footsteps of someone approaching.
    p. 234.9

There are no more uses of "approach" in No Easy Day.

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