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1reach/ˈriːtʃ/verb
reachesreachedreaching
1reach
/ˈriːtʃ/
verb
reachesreachedreaching
Learner's definition of REACH  
: to be able to touch, pick up, or grab (something) by moving or stretching
[+ object]
[no object]
   b : to move or stretch (your hand, arm, etc.) when you are trying to touch or grab something
[+ object]
— + out, into, up, etc.
[no object]
— usually + out, into, up, etc.
[+ object] : to arrive at (a place that you have been traveling to)— often used figuratively
— used to say that something is big or long enough to touch a certain place or point
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] 
: to grow, develop, or increase to (a particular amount, size, etc.)
   b : to come to (a particular situation or condition)
   c : to succeed in achieving (something) after making an effort over a period of time
not used in the progressive tenses [+ object] 
: to be seen or heard by (someone)
   b : to call or write to (someone): to communicate with (someone)
[+ object] : to get the attention or interest of (someone)
[+ object]informal : to make (someone) understand or accept something

reach for

[phrasal verb]
reach for (someone or something) : to move your hand in order to get or touch (someone or something)
reach for (something) : to try hard to achieve or succeed at (something)
— see also reach for the moon at 1moonreach for the stars at 1star

reach out

[phrasal verb]
: to make an effort to do something for other people
reach out to (someone) 
: to offer help or support to (someone)
   b : to try to get the attention and interest of (someone)

— reachable

/ˈriːtʃəbəl/adjective
2reach/ˈriːtʃ/noun
pluralreaches
2reach
/ˈriːtʃ/
noun
pluralreaches
Learner's definition of REACH  
: the distance that you can stretch your arm to touch, pick up, or grab something
[singular]
[noncount]
: the ability or power of someone or something to do, achieve, or control something
[singular]
[noncount]
reaches [plural] 
: the parts of an area that are a long way from the center— often + of— sometimes used figuratively
   b : levels of an organization
   c : a straight part of a stream or river

within (easy) reach of

: close to (something)
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