- 1 (be drawn)to gravitate
towardor tosomething/somebodyyoung people tend to gravitate toward the big citieslas grandes ciudades son un polo de atracción para los jóvenespeople of similar interests naturally gravitate toward each otheruno tiende a acercarse a gente con intereses afinesExample sentences
- My thoughts instantly gravitated towards him.
- They're found in all of the oceans of the world, but they gravitate towards the waters of the Arctics, where the food is plentiful and humans are rare.
- The importance of Paris as an artistic centre, particularly in the book trade, meant that many foreign artists gravitated towards the French capital, attracted by the wealth of patrons.
- 2 (sink)to gravitate
towardor tosomethinggravitar haciaalgoExample sentences
- We descend directly to the stern at 30m and gravitate immediately to the impressive 3m propeller.
- Water gravitates toward the sea; vapor rises to the sky.
- Fortunes gravitate to those whose minds have been prepared to attract them just as surely as water gravitates to the ocean.
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