We Found 28 Definitions for
preposition - In a direction toward so as to reach: went to the city.
preposition - Towards: turned to me.
preposition - Reaching as far as: The ocean water was clear all the way to the bottom.
preposition - To the extent or degree of: loved him to distraction.
preposition - With the resultant condition of: nursed her back to health.
preposition - Toward a given state: helping minority women to economic equality.
preposition - In contact with; against: their faces pressed to the windows.
preposition - In front of: stood face to face.
preposition - Used to indicate appropriation or possession: looked for the top to the jar.
preposition - Concerning; regarding: waiting for an answer to my letter.
preposition - In a particular relationship with: The brook runs parallel to the road.
preposition - As an accompaniment or a complement of: danced to the tune.
preposition - Composing; constituting: two cups to a pint.
preposition - In accord with: job responsibilities suited to her abilities.
preposition - As compared with: a book superior to his others.
preposition - Before: The time is ten to five.
preposition - Up till; until: worked from nine to five.
preposition - For the purpose of: went out to lunch.
preposition - In honor of: a toast to the queen.
preposition - Used before a verb to indicate the infinitive: I'd like to go.
preposition - Used alone when the infinitive is understood: Go if you want to.
preposition - Used to indicate the relationship of a verb with its complement: refer to a dictionary; refer me to a dictionary.
preposition - Used with a reflexive pronoun to indicate exclusivity or separateness: had the plane to ourselves.
adverb - In one direction; toward a person or thing: owls with feathers wrong end to.
adverb - Into a shut or closed position: pushed the door to.
adverb - Into a state of consciousness: The patient came to.
adverb - Into a state of action or attentiveness: sat down for lunch and fell to.
adverb - Nautical Into the wind.