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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.

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