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Definitions of reach:

part of speech: noun

Act or power of reaching: extent: extent of force: penetration: artifice: contrivance: a straight portion of a stream.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To extend the hand, etc., so as to touch or seize something; endeavor to obtain something; to extend in time, space, amount, etc.

part of speech: noun

The act of stretching out, or the ability to stretch out, touch, grasp, etc.; distance within which one can touch, observe, etc.; limit of power or influence; au unbroken stretch, as of water or meadow land.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To be extended so as to touch: to stretch out the hand: to try to obtain.

part of speech: verb

To extend, or extend to; to stretch; to touch; to attain; to take by extending the arm; to strike from a distance, as with a weapon; to include or comprehend.

part of speech: verb

Other spellings of retch and retching- see retch.

part of speech: verb transitive

To stretch out, as the hand; to touch or grasp, as with the extended hand; to pass or deliver to another; arrive at or come to; gain; to extend as far as; penetrate to; to influence; affect.

part of speech: verb transitive

To stretch or extend: to attain or obtain by stretching out the hand: to hand over: to extend to: to arrive at: to gain: to include.

part of speech: noun

Extent; a stretching; act of touching or seizing by extending the hand; the power of extending to; power of attainment; limit of faculties; effort of mind; of a river, as far as it stretches in one direction.

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