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towards

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toward

(especially US)
1. preposition in direction approaching/facing2. preposition expressing attitude in relation to sb/sth3. preposition approaching particular time4. preposition near particular position5. preposition contributing to sth6. preposition nearer to goal etc 1 preposition in direction approaching/facingchuig prep  c m ui dtreo  c m ugo dtí  c m ushe ran towards me rith sí chugam, rith sí faoi mo dhéinhe turned towards Kildare chas sé i dtreo Chill Dara, thug sé a aghaidh ar Chill Darahe turned his back towards her d'iompaigh sé a dhroim uirthi, thiontaigh sé a chúl léithe house faces towards the sea tá aghaidh an tí ar an bhfarraige 2 preposition expressing attitude in relation to sb/sthfaoi prep  c m umaidir le  c m ui dtaobh  c m ui leith  c m uhow do you feel towards your father? conas a bhraitheann tú faoi d'athair?the policy towards refugees an polasaí maidir le teifigh, an polasaí i leith teifeachshe was hostile towards me bhí sí naimhdeach i mo leith, bhí sí naimhdeach liomthey were sympathetic towards each other bhí siad báúil lena chéile, bhí dáimh acu lena chéileshe didn't feel too friendly towards the staff is beag dáimh a bhí aici leis an bhfoireann, is beag gean a bhí aici ar an bhfoireann
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3 preposition approaching particular timei dtreo  c m uag tarraingt arag druidim letowards the end of the week i dtreo dheireadh na seachtaine, ag tarraingt ar dheireadh na seachtaine, ag druidim le deireadh na seachtaine, amach sa tseachtain 4 preposition near particular positioni dtreo  c m uthe house was situated towards the edge of the town bhí an teach suite i dtreo imeall an bhaile, bhí an teach suite amach faoi imeall an bhailethat information is towards the end of the document tá an t-eolas sin amach i dtreo dheireadh na cáipéise, tá an t-eolas sin ag tarraingt ar dheireadh na cáipéise 5 preposition contributing to sthle haghaidh  c m ui gcomhair  c m ufaoi choinne  c m ufaoi chomhair  c m uto save towards a new car airgead a chur i leataobh le haghaidh carr nua, airgead a chur i leataobh faoi choinne carr úrwe have to save towards the pension caithfimid airgead a chur i dtaisce faoi chomhair an phinsin, caithfimid airgead a choigilt don phinseanthe book will go some way towards explaining this déanfaidh an leabhar iarracht é seo a mhíniú; míneoidh an leabhar é seo, a bheag nó a mhór 6 preposition nearer to goal etci dtreo  c m uchun prep  c m uit's a step towards agreement is céim i dtreo comhaontaithe é, is céim chun comhaontaithe éwe're working towards the abolition of discrimination táimid ag obair i dtreo deireadh a chur le leithcheal, táimid ag obair ar mhaithe le deireadh a chur le leithchealnot much has been done towards improving standards is beag atá déanta chun caighdeáin a fheabhsú, is beag atá déanta le caighdeáin a fheabhsúthe first step towards peace an chéad chéim i dtreo na síochána, an chéad chéim chun na síochánathere's a movement towards organic food recently tá bia orgánach ag éirí níos coitianta le déanaí

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