|part of speech:
||moving or facing in the direction of.
We walked toward the main street.
||just before; close to.
They will leave sometime toward afternoon.
- similar words:
||with respect to.
She was friendly toward the new girl in her class.
||as partial payment of.
Here is ten dollars toward the amount that I owe you.
||leading to having or getting.
The new law is a step toward equal rights for all.