Definition of 'toward'
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The decline in violence might suggest an uninterrupted tide of progress toward a civilised society. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Progress toward a whole product is the critical feedback mechanism of partnership. INSIDE THE TORNADO: MARKETING STRATEGIES FROM SILICON VALLEY'S CUTTING EDGE (2001)Has progress been made toward the goal? Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Times for periodic review of my performance and progress toward that call should also have been spelled out. Christianity Today (2000)Thereafter he moved rapidly toward the left; soon he was calling himself a socialist. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Peg took a democratic attitude toward clients; wealth mattered more than class. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The main one is that we can't make real progress toward full equality in the workplace until we do the same at home. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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