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To move, or to move something towards a place - synonyms or related words



to move closer to someone or something

make for

to move towards a place

make towards

to go in the direction of someone or something

creep up on

to move towards someone quietly and slowly, especially because you want to surprise them



to come closer to a particular place

bear down

to move quickly towards someone in a determined and threatening way



to move forward and towards someone or something

go over

to move or travel towards someone or something

come up

to move towards someone, usually because you want to talk to them

gain on

to gradually get closer to someone or something that you are trying to catch



a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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