go towards - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theygo towards
he/she/itgoes towards
present participlegoing towards
past tensewent towards
past participlegone towards
  1. go towards something to be used to help to pay for something

    The proceeds from the sale of the grounds will go towards the construction of a new stadium.

    go towards doing something:

    The money raised will go towards rebuilding the children’s hospital.

See also main entry: go