• (v. i.) To retch.
  • (n.) An effort to vomit.
  • (v. t.) To extend; to stretch; to thrust out; to put forth, as a limb, a member, something held, or the like.
  • (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.
  • (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.
  • (v. t.) To strike, hit, or touch with a missile; as, to reach an object with an arrow, a bullet, or a shell.
  • (v. t.) Hence, to extend an action, effort, or influence to; to penetrate to; to pierce, or cut, as far as.
  • (v. t.) To extend to; to stretch out as far as; to touch by virtue of extent; as, his land reaches the river.
  • (v. t.) To arrive at; to come to; to get as far as.
  • (v. t.) To arrive at by effort of any kind; to attain to; to gain; to be advanced to.
  • (v. t.) To understand; to comprehend.
  • (v. t.) To overreach; to deceive.
  • (v. i.) To stretch out the hand.
  • (v. i.) To strain after something; to make efforts.
  • (v. i.) To extend in dimension, time, amount, action, influence, etc., so as to touch, attain to, or be equal to, something.
  • (v. i.) To sail on the wind, as from one point of tacking to another, or with the wind nearly abeam.
  • (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.
  • (n.) The power of stretching out or extending action, influence, or the like; power of attainment or management; extent of force or capacity.
  • (n.) Extent; stretch; expanse; hence, application; influence; result; scope.
  • (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.
  • (n.) An artifice to obtain an advantage.
  • (n.) The pole or rod which connects the hind axle with the forward bolster of a wagon.

Compare reach with other words:

domain vs. reach

rach vs. reach

reach vs. react

preach vs. reach

meach vs. reach

leach vs. reach

each vs. reach

breach vs. reach

beach vs. reach

pull vs. reach

peach vs. reach

reach vs. teach

reach vs. roach

introduce vs. reach

reach vs. spread

railing vs. reach

contact vs. reach

manage vs. reach

make vs. reach

raise vs. reach

find vs. reach

overget vs. reach

reach vs. reacher

overspan vs. reach

griff vs. reach

attract vs. reach

meet vs. reach

aim vs. reach

reach vs. touch

reach vs. strive

distance vs. reach

penetration vs. reach

alive vs. reach

reach vs. realize

land vs. reach

access vs. reach

accomplish vs. reach

overcome vs. reach

bobsled vs. reach

approach vs. reach

achieve vs. reach

reach vs. reaching

inaccessible vs. reach

culminate vs. reach

directive vs. reach

reach vs. sport

reach vs. tantalize

reach vs. scope

climax vs. reach

profound vs. reach

reach vs. recover

reach vs. reachless

gunreach vs. reach

eyereach vs. reach

earreach vs. reach

reach vs. retch

reach vs. vomit

reach vs. wagon

bolster vs. reach

axle vs. reach

reach vs. rear

reach vs. rod

advantage vs. reach

pole vs. reach

canal vs. reach

portion vs. reach

exaggeration vs. reach

application vs. reach

attainment vs. reach

management vs. reach

extension vs. reach

reach vs. reachable

overreach vs. reach

outreach vs. reach

forereach vs. reach

continuously vs. reach

dimension vs. reach

reach vs. strain

hand vs. reach

reach vs. understand

extent vs. reach

reach vs. virtue

penetrate vs. reach

action vs. reach

influence vs. reach

object vs. reach

missile vs. reach

reach vs. strike

member vs. reach

deliver vs. reach

reach vs. stretch

extend vs. reach

attain vs. reach

place vs. reach

purpose vs. reach

arrive vs. reach

grasp vs. reach

reach vs. tack

gain vs. reach

reach vs. thrust

hit vs. reach

compass vs. reach

get vs. reach