Meaning of “approach” - Learner’s Dictionary

approach

noun uk us /əˈprəʊtʃ/
METHOD [ C ]

B2 a way of doing something:

Liam has a different approach to the problem.
We've decided to adopt/take a new approach.
ASKING [ C ]

an occasion when you speak or write to someone, often asking to buy something or offering them work

COMING CLOSER [ U ]

B2 a movement towards something, in distance or time:

the approach of winter
PATH [ C ]

a path or route that leads to a place

(Definition of “approach noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)