Definitions of reach

The word reach uses 5 letters:acehr.

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v. i. - To retch. 2

n. - An effort to vomit. 2

v. t. - To extend; to stretch; to thrust out; to put forth, as a limb, a member, something held, or the like. 2

v. t. - Hence, to deliver by stretching out a member, especially the hand; to give with the hand; to pass to another; to hand over; as, to reach one a book. 2

v. t. - 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. 2

v. t. - To strike, hit, or touch with a missile; as, to reach an object with an arrow, a bullet, or a shell. 2

v. t. - Hence, to extend an action, effort, or influence to; to penetrate to; to pierce, or cut, as far as. 2

v. t. - To extend to; to stretch out as far as; to touch by virtue of extent; as, his land reaches the river. 2

v. t. - To arrive at; to come to; to get as far as. 2

v. t. - To arrive at by effort of any kind; to attain to; to gain; to be advanced to. 2

v. t. - To understand; to comprehend. 2

v. t. - To overreach; to deceive. 2

v. i. - To stretch out the hand. 2

v. i. - To strain after something; to make efforts. 2

v. i. - To extend in dimension, time, amount, action, influence, etc., so as to touch, attain to, or be equal to, something. 2

v. i. - To sail on the wind, as from one point of tacking to another, or with the wind nearly abeam. 2

n. - 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. 2

n. - The power of stretching out or extending action, influence, or the like; power of attainment or management; extent of force or capacity. 2

n. - Extent; stretch; expanse; hence, application; influence; result; scope. 2

n. - 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. 2

n. - An artifice to obtain an advantage. 2

n. - The pole or rod which connects the hind axle with the forward bolster of a wagon. 2

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