What Is The Meaning of Approach?
An act of getting in touch with someone with a proposal – The company made an approach to the supermarket chain.- The board turned down all approaches on the subject of mergers. – We have had an approach from a Japanese company to buy our car division. – She has had an approach from a firm of headhunters.
To get in touch with someone with a proposal – He approached the bank with a request for a loan. – The company was approached by an American publisher with the suggestion of a merger. – We have been approached several times but have turned down all offers. -She was approached by a headhunter with the offer of a job.