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reach

noun

1 reach

The limits within which something can be effective:
— He was beyond the reach of their fire.

synonym: range.

Roget 545: deception; falseness etc. 544; untruth etc. 546; imposition, imposture; fraud, deceit, guile; fraudulence, fraudulency; ... show more

Roget 348: running water.    jet, spirt, spurt, squirt, spout, spray, splash, rush, gush, jet d'eau [Fr.]; sluice.    water spout, water fall; ... show more

Roget 196: distance; space etc. 180; remoteness, farness, far-cry to; longinquity, elongation; offing, background; remote region; removedness; parallax; ... show more

Polish: obręb



2 reach

An area in which something acts or operates or has power or control::
— Outside the reach of the law.

synonyms: ambit, compass, orbit, range, scope.

Roget 26: degree, grade, extent, measure, amount, ratio, stint, standard, height, pitch; reach, amplitude, range, scope, ... show more

Dutch: bereik, domein, draagwijdte, invloedssfeer, omvang, raam, reikwijdte, scope
Polish: zakres

3 reach

The act of physically reaching or thrusting out.

synonyms: reaching, stretch.

4 reach

The limit of capability.

synonyms: compass, grasp, range.

Roget 737: authority; influence, patronage, power, preponderance, credit, prestige, prerogative, jurisdiction; right etc. (title) 924; direction ... show more

verb

1 reach

Reach a destination, either real or abstract:
— The water reached the doorstep.

synonyms: arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make.

Roget 292: arrive; get to, come to; come; reach, attain; come up with, come up to; overtake, make, fetch; complete etc. 729; ... show more

2 reach

Reach a point in time, or a certain state or level:
— This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour.

synonyms: attain, hit.

3 reach

Move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense:
— Government reaches out to the people.

synonym: reach out.

4 reach

Be in or establish communication with:
— Our advertisements reach millions.

synonyms: contact, get hold of, get through.

Roget 789: take, catch, hook, nab, bag, sack, pocket, put into one's pocket; receive; accept.    reap, crop, cull, ... show more

5 reach

To gain with effort.

synonyms: accomplish, achieve, attain.

Roget 270: transfer, transmit, transport, transplace, transplant, translocate; convey, carry, bear, fetch and carry; carry over, ferry over; hand pass, forward; ... show more

Roget 27: be equal etc. adj.; equal, match, reach, keep pace with, run abreast; come to, amount to, come up to; be on a level with, lie on a level with; ... show more

Roget 729: effect, effectuate; accomplish, achieve, compass, consummate, hammer out; bring to maturity, bring to perfection; perfect, complete; elaborate.    do, execute, ... show more

Dutch: bereiken, halen, komen, realiseren, toekomen, verwerven, volbrengen, winnen

6 reach

To extend as far as:
— The sunlight reached the wall.
— Can he reach?.

synonyms: extend to, touch.

7 reach

Reach a goal.

synonyms: get to, make, progress to.

8 reach

Place into the hands or custody of.

synonyms: give, hand, pass, pass on, turn over.

9 reach

To exert much effort or energy.

synonyms: strain, strive.


Moby thesaurus: accomplish, achieve, aesthetic distance, affect, ambit, amount, amount to, amplitude, answer, approach, approach anchorage, area, arm, armlet, arrive, arrive at, arrive in, arrive upon, assail the ear, attain ... show more.

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