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reach
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 21
2. The act of stretching or extending; extension; power of reaching or touching with the person, or a limb, or something held or thrown; as, the fruit is beyond my reach; to be within reach of cannon shot.
5. An extended portion of land or water; a stretch; a straight portion of a stream or river, as from one turn to another; a level stretch, as between locks in a canal; an arm of the sea extending up into the land.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To retch.
2. To stretch out the hand.
3. To strain after something; to make efforts.
4. To extend in dimension, time, amount, action, influence, etc., so as to touch, attain to, or be equal to, something.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To extend; to stretch; to thrust out; to put forth, as a limb, a member, something held, or the like.
3. To attain or obtain by stretching forth the hand; to extend some part of the body, or something held by one, so as to touch, strike, grasp, or the like; as, to reach an object with the hand, or with a spear.
5. To extend to; to stretch out as far as; to touch by virtue of extent; as, his land reaches the river.
6. To arrive at; to come to; to get as far as.
8. To understand; to comprehend.
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