toward

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 [təˈwɔːrd]


WordReference English-Greek Dictionary © 2019:

Κύριες μεταφράσεις
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
toward,
towards
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(in the direction of)προς πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)κατά πρόθ
 Walk toward the Capitol and turn left on 8th Street.
 Πήγαινε όλο ευθεία προς το Καπιτώλιο και μετά στρίψε αριστερά, στην 8η λεωφόρο.
toward,
towards
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(facing)προς πρόθ
 She was standing with her back towards me.
 Στεκόταν με την πλάτη προς το μέρος μου.
toward,
towards
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(in the direction of)προς πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)κατά πρόθ
 Drive towards Chicago and take exit 73.
 Οδήγησε προς το Σικάγο και βγες στην έξοδο 73.
toward,
towards
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
figurative (with regard to)προς πρόθ
 My boss's attitude toward women is a little troubling.
 Η συμπεριφορά του αφεντικού μου προς τις γυναίκες είναι κάπως προβληματική.
toward,
towards
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
figurative (for, contributing to)προς, σε πρόθ
  για πρόθ
 I've put a bit of money away toward my summer holiday.
 Έβαλα λίγα χρήματα στην άκρη για τις καλοκαιρινές μου διακοπές.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.

WordReference English-Greek Dictionary © 2019:

Σύνθετοι τύποι:
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
bend [sth] to [sth],
bend [sth] toward [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(direct, turn) (κάτι προς κάτι)γέρνω ρ μ
  (κάτι προς κάτι)κλίνω ρ μ
  (κάτι προς κάτι)στρίβω ρ μ
count toward [sth] (US),
count towards [sth] (UK)
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(contribute to total)προσμετρώμαι ρ μ
 Holly's German class doesn't count toward graduation credits; she's simply taking the class for fun.
be favorably disposed toward [sb/sth] (US),
be favourably disposed towards [sb/sth] (UK)
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
formal (like)είμαι θετικά διακείμενος απέναντι σε κπ/κτ περίφρ
gear [sth] toward [sth/sb] (US),
gear [sth] towards [sth/sb] (UK)
vtr + prep
(adjust)κτ απευθύνεται σε κπ περίφρ
  (κατά λέξη)κάνω κτ να απευθύνεται σε κπ περίφρ
 The TV company geared the show toward teenage girls.
 Η τηλεοπτική εταιρεία επέλεξε η εκπομπή να απευθύνεται σε έφηβα κορίτσια.
be geared toward [sth] (US),
be geared towards [sth] (UK)
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(intended for)απευθύνομαι σε ρ μ + πρόθ
  αφορώ ρ μ
  (μεταφορικά)προσανατολισμένος μτχ πρκ
 The 10k run/walk is geared toward all levels of ability, from professional marathoners to moms with strollers.
go toward [sb/sth],
go towards [sb/sth]
vi + prep
(move in the direction of)πάω προς κπ/κτ, πηγαίνω προς κπ/κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  κινούμαι προς κπ/κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 She got up and went towards the door.
gravitate toward [sth],
gravitate towards [sth]
vi + prep
(be affected by gravity)έλκομαι από κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 The planets in the Solar System gravitate towards the Sun.
gravitate toward [sth],
gravitate towards [sth]
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(be affected by gravity)έλκομαι προς κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  (κατά λέξη)έλκομαι από τη βαρύτητα προς κτ περίφρ
 The planets in the Solar System gravitate towards the Sun.
gravitate toward [sth/sb],
gravitate towards [sth/sb]
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
figurative (be drawn to) (μεταφορικά)έλκομαι από κτ/κπ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη, μτφ)με τραβάει κπ/κτ αντων + ρ μ
  κλίνω προς κπ/κτ, στρέφομαι προς κπ/κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 Crocodiles naturally gravitate towards water.
head toward/towards [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (go in direction of)κατευθύνομαι προς ρ αμ + πρόθ
 We last saw them heading toward Los Angeles.
incline [sb] toward [sth],
incline [sb] towards [sth]
vtr + prep
figurative (give [sb] a preference for) (για κτ)προδιαθέτω θετικά, προϊδεάζω θετικά ρ μ + επίρ
 To be honest, the fact that Tom doesn't like it inclines me towards it even more.
lean toward [sth/sb],
also UK: lean towards [sth/sb]
vi + prep
(incline body in the direction of) (κυριολεκτικά)γέρνω προς περίφρ
 My grandmother often leans toward me in order to hear every word that I say.
lean toward [sth/sb],
also UK: lean towards [sth/sb]
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
figurative (tend towards, prefer) (μεταφορικά)κλίνω προς, προτιμώ ρ αμ
 In the upcoming election, he is leaning towards the Democrats.
 Όσον αφορά τις επερχόμενες εκλογές, κλίνει προς τους Δημοκρατικούς.
look toward [sb/sth] vi + prep (look in direction of [sb/sth])κοιτάω προς ρ αμ + προθ
move toward [sth/sb],
move towards
vi + prep
(approach, get closer to)κινούμαι προς ρ αμ + πρόθ
 As we moved towards the stadium, we could hear the cheers of the crowd.
move toward [sth],
move towards
vi + prep
figurative (tend towards) (μεταφορικά)στρέφομαι προς, στρέφομαι σε ρ αμ + πρόθ
 An increasing number of businesses are moving towards cloud computing.
move toward doing [sth],
move towards
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
figurative (tend towards) (μεταφορικά)στρέφομαι προς, στρέφομαι σε ρ αμ + πρόθ
 More companies are moving towards allowing their employees to work from home on certain days.
oriented toward [sb/sth],
(US),
orientated towards [sb/sth] (UK)
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
US (focused on)απευθύνομαι ρ αμ
 The resort is oriented toward young couples without children.
 Το θέρετρο απευθύνεται σε νεαρά ζευγάρια χωρίς παιδιά.
steer [sb],
steer [sb] toward [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
figurative (towards option) (μεταφορικά: προς κτ)κατευθύνω, οδηγώ, στρέφω ρ μ
  (μεταφορικά: προς κτ)προσανατολίζω ρ μ
  (μεταφορικά: με επιμονή)σπρώχνω ρ μ
 Beth's parents steered her towards a career in finance.
 Οι γονείς της Μπεθ την προσανατολίζουν προς μια καριέρα στα οικονομικά.
tend toward [sth],
tend towards [sth]
vi + prep
(be disposed, inclined to)έχω την τάση να, τείνω να ρ μ
 Certain writers tend towards exaggeration.
 Ορισμένοι συγγραφείς τείνουν να υπερβάλλουν.
toward the end,
towards the end
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in the final stages)προς το τέλος φρ ως επίρ
toward the end of [sth],
towards the end of [sth]
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
(in the final stages of [sth](κάποιου πράγματος)προς το τέλος περίφρ
work toward [sth],
work towards
vi + prep
(aim for, strive to reach: [sth])εργάζομαι για κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 Gary is working towards a degree.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.
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