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toward

US [təˈwɒrd]
UK [tɔː(r)d]
  • prep.对;朝;为了;朝向
  • adj.有利的;〈古,罕〉正在进行中的;〈古,罕〉顺利的
  • Web朝着;对于;接近
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prep.
1.
向;朝;对着in the direction of sb/sth
They were heading towards the German border.
他们正前往德国边界。
She had her back towards me.
她背对着我。
2.
趋向,接近,将近(完成某事)getting closer to achieving sth
This is a first step towards political union.
这是走向政治上联合的第一步。
3.
接近,将近(某一时间)close or closer to a point in time
towards the end of April
将近四月底
4.
对;对于;关于in relation to sb/sth
He was warm and tender towards her.
他对她既热情又温柔。
our attitude towards death
我们对死亡的态度
5.
以…为目标(或目的);用于with the aim of obtaining sth, or helping sb to obtain sth
The money will go towards a new school building(= will help pay for it) .
这笔资金将用于修建新校舍。

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