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English definition of “toward”

toward

preposition (MOVEMENT)   /tɔrd, toʊrd, twɔrd, twoʊrd/ (also towards,  /tɔrdz, toʊrdz, twɔrdz, twoʊrdz/)
in the direction of; closer to: She stood up and walked toward him. The hurricane is heading toward Florida.
(Definition of toward preposition (MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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