Towage Towards

Toward

Meanings and phrases

n.
  1. the relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x); regression; simple regression; statistical regression

toward the end

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Troubles multiplied toward the end of his reign.
  • However, his form improved toward the end of the season.
  • He...was to play a number toward the end of the program.

attitude toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wesley's attitude toward Dryden deserves a moment's pause.
  • There is dispute about Wilson's attitude toward the movie.
  • The regime's attitude toward Lutherans was generally benign.

attitudes toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Islamic attitudes toward celibacy have been complex as well.
  • Different cultures have different attitudes toward biscuit dunking.
  • Before the test, he measured each student’s attitudes toward cheating.

directed toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is directed toward those 'assholes' responsible."
  • Exports were mostly directed toward the North American market.
  • It's not directed toward any religious group or race of people.

step toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was an important step toward citizenship for the freedmen.
  • Ørsted's discovery also represented a major step toward a unified concept of energy.
  • From Elstead his posting to dismal Borden Camp was a next step toward active combat.

geared toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is mainly geared toward newly initiated members.
  • No property was confiscated, as the Wildlife Act was geared toward a different purpose.
  • Local financial support for the ARB is geared toward the families of its incarcerated members.

back toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the 15th, she got underway back toward the Marianas.
  • On Thursdays and Fridays demand decreases back toward the Saturday low.
  • Coleman and Brown took their car and headed back toward Evanston, Illinois.

move toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • GAP was part of a larger move toward professionalization of the field.
  • In Methodism, the "new birth is necessary for salvation because it marks the move toward holiness.
  • By that time, the hurricane had turned sharply to the east, and later began to move toward the south.

moved toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The low moved toward Hawaii and drew deep tropical moisture from the south.
  • For much of its duration, the storm moved toward the northwest, gradually intensifying.
  • That fall, forces under Union Maj. Gen. Ambrose Burnside moved toward the Cumberland Gap.

moving toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A second black dot was moving toward the first one.
  • After 1950, people started moving toward outside the redline.
  • In 2011, SUSD was "moving toward making Algebra I available to all eighth-graders".

working toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • We are still working toward better service on the Milton GO line."
  • Between 1985 and 1987, Aung San Suu Kyi was working toward an M.Phil.
  • A standard programmable thermostat would simply start working toward 21° at 7:00 AM.

work toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, he turned his own work toward classicism, illustrating the patriotic and moral virtues.
  • Blanke made a study of Eugen Wüster's work toward common international terminology and international standardization.
  • Gregg attended the University of Alberta to work toward a medical degree, and playing hockey was a secondary priority.

north toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She remained off Okinawa until sailing north toward Japan on 14 August 1945.
  • Foster's men began destroying the tracks north toward the Goldsborough Bridge.
  • The Maryland State Highway Administration (MDSHA) plans to extend MD 201 north toward Laurel.

trend toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Since World War II, there has been a trend toward abolishing the death penalty.
  • Since World War II there has been a trend toward abolishing capital punishment.
  • This is why there has been a long term trend toward higher frequency oscillators in clocks.

south toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is oriented facing south toward Kendall Street.
  • Once across, they headed south toward the Gauls.
  • The Krupá then goes south toward the town of Staré Město.

east toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • US-36 heads west toward Agra and east toward Athol.
  • The highway then turns further to the east toward Ahoskie.
  • The PAVN then proceeded east toward the provincial seat of Kon Tum.

oriented toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dynastic schools were oriented toward examination preparation.
  • Not all ´raego songs were oriented toward courtship activities.
  • He said: "The Austrian way must be oriented toward Berlin and not toward Athens."

policy toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Would it regard U.S. policy toward Afghanistan any less critically?
  • The White House responded to the shift in policy toward the US as welcome.
  • Elizabeth's first policy toward Scotland was to oppose the French presence there.

progress toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, progress toward military modernization went slowly.
  • In the 40 years since independence, the CAR has made slow progress toward economic development.
  • MTA’s teachings, in relevant part, reflect Mormonism’s tenets regarding bodily and spiritual progress toward theosis.

turned toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Starting in the late 1980s, Alexander's work turned toward cultural sociology.
  • Squadron Leader D. Parry and Flight Lieutenant W. Blessing turned toward them.
  • Later, the company turned toward compact disc technology to release its games.

west toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • US-36 heads west toward Agra and east toward Athol.
  • west toward downtown Lynchburg.
  • I-664 is used to access US 13, US 58, and US 460, which all head west toward Suffolk.

tendency toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Plains tribes had a tendency toward matriarchal society.
  • With a tendency toward matriarchy, female had a higher status in the clan system.
  • Gay men showed a tendency toward more feminine self-concepts than heterosexual men.

more toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On January 20 while near peak intensity, Dina slowed its movement further and moved more toward the west.
  • The three records have been a projection more toward the pop-rock form – this one more than the other two."
  • McNear could be effective in such authoritative roles, but he gravitated more toward character roles, often comic.

northeast toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The two routes turn northeast toward Rockport, where they enter Wood County and turn north toward Parkersburg.
  • VT 17 continues east from Addison, crossing over the Otter Creek and intersecting VT 23 near Weybridge prior to curving to the northeast toward Waltham.
  • SR 24 (Old Courthouse Road) splits northeast toward Appomattox Court House National Historical Park and US 60; SR 131 heads southwest toward the center of town in the opposite direction.

headed toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For her second foray, "U-516" headed toward South Africa.
  • In September 1217, King Ferdinand left Burgos and headed toward Palencia.
  • For her second foray, "U-541" headed toward the eastern seaboard of North America.

shift toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With the shift toward NTAE, there has also been an increase in field labor for women.
  • By July, the summer project's focus began to shift toward preparations for the convention.
  • He emphasized that polls showed a significant shift toward voter support of same-sex marriage.

heading toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Erzhu therefore started heading toward Luoyang.
  • Sixteen days later he was recaptured on a train heading toward Warsaw.
  • Maney Bhanjyang is the base camp for trekkers heading toward Sandakphu and Phalut.

way toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At about 15:15 the Marines managed to make their way toward the MACV Compound.
  • The children make their way toward the Emerald City along the yellow brick road.
  • 62nd Division remained in the front line, pushing its way toward the fortress of Maubeuge.

movement toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It marks Ginsberg's movement toward a more complete spontaneous style of expression.
  • Pawns of appropriated armies do not change their direction of movement toward promotion.
  • This would begin a movement toward opportunities for women to have successful solo careers.

toward a more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It marks Ginsberg's movement toward a more complete spontaneous style of expression.
  • The merits of this move toward a more standardized rule book, however, are debated in amateur hockey circles.
  • The paper, known for its conservatism, under Suburg's influence moved politically toward a more radical position.

toward the center

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The density of stars increases toward the center in most galaxies.
  • Eggs are typically oviposited on leaves toward the center of the host plant.
  • The perianth is very strongly curved toward the center of the flower head, in long.

feelings toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were then asked to rate their feelings toward the neutral image.
  • In no place could we discover any but the friendliest feelings toward him.
  • Her crush on the hare captain remained, and she made her feelings toward him quite obvious.

steps toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was one of the first steps toward ethnic cleansing in Poland.
  • With 'New Captain,' the show has taken big steps toward doing so yet again."
  • Córdova led the initial steps toward establishing the UC Riverside School of Medicine.

toward more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Some reforms toward more equal marketplace have been made in 2007-2008.
  • Gay men showed a tendency toward more feminine self-concepts than heterosexual men.
  • In many cases, "worst television series ever" lists are slanted toward more contemporary shows, in recent memory.

hostility toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Frustrated by his inability to have his own children with Annabelle, Erich directs his hostility toward Christie.
  • He also denounced what he deemed to be the transitional government's hostility toward the goals of the revolution.
  • One standard dictionary definition is "hostility toward or discrimination against Jews as a religious or racial group."

first step toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was the first step toward unifying a collection of disparate themes into an integrated brand.
  • Like other French university groups, this group is a first step toward a merger of the relevant universities.
  • Rohit invites Ravi to sing at the inauguration of a temple - and this is Ravi's first step toward stardom and fame.

points toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2018–19 Grand Prix Final.
  • That peninsula points toward Asia Minor, to which Cyprus belongs geologically.
  • Ironically, this observation points toward one of the major weaknesses of her poetry.

toward women

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By the 1930s Taussig had also changed his attitude toward women.
  • In March 2018, Ko remarked that customs deemed discriminatory toward women should be phased out.
  • Finally, scholars have discussed the attitudes toward women in Confucian texts such as Analects.

advance toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By then, news came of the Romanian advance toward Sofia and its imminent fall.
  • Near it lay a wadi crater stretching west and allowing a convenient advance toward the farmstead from the north.
  • At 01:30, Regimental Commander, Colonel Frederick A. Daugherty, ordered Clark to advance toward the hill and retake the hill.

efforts toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During the same period, efforts toward saving the historical heritage of the Narrows increased.
  • An attempt was made to show that Blaine's efforts toward mediation between Chile and Peru were from interested motives.
  • All of California's indigenous languages are endangered, although there are now efforts toward language revitalization.

advanced toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Khmelnytsky advanced toward Lviv and Zamość.
  • In 259 BC they advanced toward Thermae on the north coast.
  • A few of them advanced toward the outpost to provide cover.

toward each

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The children’s behavior toward each other changed markedly.
  • Both stations use directional antennas to reduce their signals toward each other.

moves toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • While being led out of the station, Ángela moves toward the tracks to see the man's remains.
  • The camera slowly moves toward the jack-o'-lantern's left eye as the main title theme plays.
  • NAFTA continues the FTA's moves toward reducing trade barriers and establishing agreed-upon trade rules.

million toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2011, he pledged an additional $5 million toward the effort.
  • Ratner, Ph.B.,’35, J.D.,’37, contributed $15 million toward the $51 million cost.
  • 349 donors contributed more than $3.2 million toward the total cost of the project.

worked toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They worked toward legislation for improved working conditions and urban housing.
  • For 20 painful months Croly and his wife worked toward his recovery, but it was too much to overcome.
  • Euren restored the band’s pre-war numbers and worked toward expanding its persona beyond its military role.

shifted toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • More and more, the purpose of posters shifted toward political and decorative uses.
  • Over two decades, the focus of the school gradually shifted toward post-secondary programs.
  • In 1957 the launch activities were shifted toward Cuxhaven, since the available area became too small.

toward each other

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The children’s behavior toward each other changed markedly.
  • Both stations use directional antennas to reduce their signals toward each other.

count toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Only bases attained from hits count toward this total.
  • The prize money does not count toward Order of Merit earnings.
  • Players must hit the established point in order for it to count toward the fire bet.

heads toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then, it heads southwest, passing through Camak, and heads toward Warrenton.
  • The highway becomes a two–lane road again as it heads toward the New York boundary.
  • As they are sailing, Godzilla surfaces and heads toward the newly hatched Mothra larva.

toward the east

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • NC 42 also turns toward the east to run through the heart of Duncan.
  • It has a long oval shape, spreading to north and south, and leaning slightly toward the east.
  • The first recorded El Niño that originated in the central Pacific and moved toward the east was in 1986.

eye toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Every song they wrote was written with an eye toward giving it "deep hidden meaning" or D.H.M.
  • The show was one of two pilots that TNT ordered with an eye toward a new programming block it is prepping, TNT Mystery, along with "Deep Mad Dark".
  • In February 1967, with an eye toward producing films and finding a way to invest his clients' money, Klein attempted to acquire Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

turn toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They kiss and then turn toward the falls.
  • They now turn toward the Gillikin Country to look for Planetty, the Silver Princess.
  • At the top of the exit ramp, turn toward the mountains and continue for one half mile.

go toward

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • $1.1 billion of that would go toward purchasing 63 new train sets.
  • This project will go toward feeding vulnerable adults and children in different hospitals and providing them with essential medicines.
  • The charity Candle Night Bar, whose proceeds go toward the non-profit organization Mudef, raised funds of 441,401 yen for the two shows combined.
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