approach (Noun) — Ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation. ex. "his approach to every problem is to draw up a list of pros and cons"
approach (Noun) — A way of entering or leaving. ex. "he took a wrong turn on the approach to the bridge"
approach (Noun) — The final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing.
approach (Noun) — The event of one object coming closer to another.
approach (Noun) — A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others. ex. "she rejected his approaches"
approach (Noun) — The temporal property of becoming nearer in time. ex. "the approach of winter"
approach (Noun) — A close approximation. ex. "the nearest approach to genius"
approach (Noun) — (golf) a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green. ex. "he lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green"
approach (Verb) — Move towards.
approach (Verb) — Come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character. ex. "His playing approaches that of Horowitz"
approach (Verb) — Begin to deal with. ex. "approach a task"
approach (Verb) — Come near in time. ex. "Winter is approaching" ex. "approaching old age"
approach (Verb) — Make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion. ex. "I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters"
approach (Adjective) — Close in time; about to occur. ex. "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"