Is APPROACH a scrabble word?

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Definitions for the word 'approach'


  1. APPROACH, the act of drawing spatially closer to something
  2. APPROACH, a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green
  3. APPROACH, ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation
  4. APPROACH, a way of entering or leaving
  5. APPROACH, a close approximation
  6. APPROACH, the temporal property of becoming nearer in time
  7. APPROACH, a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others
  8. APPROACH, the event of one object coming closer to another
  9. APPROACH, the final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing
  10. APPROACH, a way of dealing with something : a way of doing or thinking about something
  11. APPROACH, the act of moving or becoming near or nearer to someone or something : the act of approaching : an act or occurrence in which something comes nearer
  12. APPROACH, the act of speaking to someone for some purpose (such as to ask a question or make a request)


  1. APPROACH, make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion
  2. APPROACH, come near in time
  3. APPROACH, move towards
  4. APPROACH, begin to deal with
  5. APPROACH, come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character
  6. APPROACH, to move or become near or nearer to something or someone
  7. APPROACH, to move or become near or nearer in time to something
  8. APPROACH, to get close to (an amount or level)

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The word APPROACH is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'approach' in a sentence

  1. The cat approached the baby cautiously.
  2. Ease off the gas pedal to slow down as the bend in the road approaches.
  3. We are approaching the end of the fiscal year.
  4. trying a more healthy approach
  5. The cat made a cautious approach.
  6. The quiet afternoon was interrupted by the approach of a motorboat.

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