appropinquate

intransitive verb

ap·​pro·​pin·​quate
ˌaprəˈpiŋ‧ˌkwāt
-ed/-ing/-s
archaic
appropinquation
ˌaprəˌpiŋ‧ˈkwāshən
noun
plural -s

Word History

Etymology

Latin appropinquatus, past participle of appropinquare to approach, from ad- + propinquare to approach, from propinquus near

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“Appropinquate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/appropinquate. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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