work towards - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywork towards
he/she/itworks towards
present participleworking towards
past tenseworked towards
past participleworked towards
  1. work towards something to do things that help you to make progress towards something that you want to achieve

    Both countries are working towards peace in the region.

See also main entry: work