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Describing movement towards a place or person

direct

adjective

going straight to a place and not stopping or changing direction on the way there

advancing

adjective

moving forwards or progressing

oncoming

adjective

moving towards you

ahead

adverb

moving, pointing, or looking towards a place in front of you

up

adjective, adverb, preposition

moving near to someone or something and then stopping

forward

adjective, adverb

moving in the direction in front of you

into

preposition

moving towards something and hitting it

towards

preposition

used for saying in which direction someone or something is going, facing, or looking

bound for something

travelling towards a place

from all sides

from all directions towards one object or person

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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