go toward (someone or something)

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go toward (someone or something)

1. To move forward or maneuver toward a location or goal The army went toward the enemy capital. Last time I saw them, they were going toward the library.
2. To be designated or used for a particular purpose. Typically said of money. My graduation money will go toward those car repairs I desperately need.
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go toward someone or something

to move toward someone or something. The child went toward the open door. The dog went toward the cat and the cat ran away.
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Each week money raised will go towards one of four causes: Cancer patients, diabetes patients, people with special needs and medical equipment purchases.
"The estimates go towards one per cent of gross national product," both in the United States and Germany.
"Money raised from sales of the badge could go towards one of the family packs which families that have a child diagnosed with cancer receive when they register with us, or towards a social evening for our teen group."
'And our president, like the different Prime Ministers and Presidents, have directed the relevant agencies and departments to act and to go towards one identity, one vision, one community,' he said.
"You will see a couple of races go towards one, and then towards the other.
The money will go towards one full-sized tennis court and a junior court being resurfaced with an all-weather carpet to insure their use all year round.
He added that a push for funding to go towards one project could mean "nothing happens for three or four years" with the other, unless local government borrowing or a PPP arrangement was utilised, but said Mrs Hart "doesn't like" PPP as a funding mechanism because of the cost of servicing the debt that it would involve.
The money could go towards one or more of the option packs available, which would lift the residual value.
We don't have a huge budget but want to encourage community groups to apply for funding of up to PS250 to go towards one of their projects.
Sandra, who is 65 and lives at Attleborough, Nuneaton, was named as the company's Employee of the Year last October, which gave her pounds 1,000 in vouchers to go towards one of her trips abroad.
After all, the money could go towards one of the many salaries.
Mr Cummins added: "What he tended to do was go towards one gate and, if people went out, he would go back the other way."
The pounds 992 donation will go towards one of the latest continuous positive airway pressure machines to help newborns with breathing difficulties.
Instead of a Sport model, the money could go towards one or more of the option packs, which would lift the residual value in the same way the Sport trim level does.
Daniel's mother Ronnie works for the banking giant, and NatWest has agreed that any money raised during the first week it is reopened will go towards one of the charities Daniel raises money for, Zoe's Place baby hospice.