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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: towards

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gegen (in Richtung) towards
gegenüber towards
nach towards
zu towards
zuneigen towards
entgegen (Richtung [zu etw.etwas / jdm.jemandem hin]) towards [esp. Br.]
gegen Abend towards evening
gegen Ende (+gen) towards the end of
gegen Abend towards the evening
aufeinander zu towards each other
in nordöstlicher Richtung towards the northeast
in nordwestlicher Richtung towards the northwest
in südwestlicher Richtung towards the southwest
in südöstlicher Richtung towards the southeast
Kurz vor Mitternacht [lit.] Towards Zero [lit.] (Agatha Christie)


To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love; and very lively hopes of Mr. Bingley’s heart were entertained.
Miss Bennet’s pleasing manners grew on the goodwill of Mrs. Hurst and Miss Bingley; and though the mother was found to be intolerable, and the younger sisters not worth speaking to, a wish of being better acquainted with them was expressed towards the two eldest.
He began to wish to know more of her, and as a step towards conversing with her himself, attended to her conversation with others.
He paused in hopes of an answer; but his companion was not disposed to make any; and Elizabeth at that instant moving towards them, he was struck with the action of doing a very gallant thing, and called out to her: “My dear Miss Eliza, why are you not dancing?
The sisters, on hearing this, repeated three or four times how much they were grieved, how shocking it was to have a bad cold, and how excessively they disliked being ill themselves; and then thought no more of the matter: and their indifference towards Jane when not immediately before them restored Elizabeth to the enjoyment of all her former dislike.
Elizabeth thanked him from her heart, and then walked towards the table where a few books were lying.
cried he, turning towards her.
His sister was less delicate, and directed her eyes towards Mr. Darcy with a very expressive smile.
She then yawned again, threw aside her book, and cast her eyes round the room in quest for some amusement; when hearing her brother mentioning a ball to Miss Bennet, she turned suddenly towards him and said: “By the bye, Charles, are you really serious in meditating a dance at Netherfield?
—My mind, however, is now made up on the subject, for having received ordination at Easter, I have been so fortunate as to be distinguished by the patronage of the Right Honourable Lady Catherine de Bourgh, widow of Sir Lewis de Bourgh, whose bounty and beneficence has preferred me to the valuable rectory of this parish, where it shall be my earnest endeavour to demean myself with grateful respect towards her ladyship, and be ever ready to perform those rites and ceremonies which are instituted by the Church of England.

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