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Synonyms for reach

arrive at

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attain

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touch

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contact

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come to

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Synonyms for reach

to extend, especially an appendage

to succeed in doing

to succeed in communicating with

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to proceed on a certain course or for a certain distance

to come to a particular place

to come to in number or quantity

the measure of how far or long something goes in space, time, or degree

the ability or power to seize or attain

the extent of one's perception, understanding, knowledge, or vision

an area within which something or someone exists, acts, or has influence or power

a wide and open area, as of land, sky, or water

Synonyms for reach

the limits within which something can be effective

an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"

the act of physically reaching or thrusting out

the limit of capability

reach a point in time, or a certain state or level

move forward or upward in order to touch

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be in or establish communication with

to extend as far as

reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"

References in classic literature ?
He returned in the month of August to Kouka; from there he successively traversed the Mandara, Barghimi, and Klanem countries, and reached his extreme limit in the east, the town of Masena, situated at seventeen degrees twenty minutes west longitude.
On the 25th of November, 1852, after the death of Overweg, his last companion, he plunged into the west, visited Sockoto, crossed the Niger, and finally reached Timbuctoo, where he had to languish, during eight long months, under vexations inflicted upon him by the sheik, and all kinds of ill-treatment and wretchedness.
If we could but reach it we might still hope to make the shelter of the cliff caves.
As I hastened above to explore the strange shaft I found that the ladder of horizontal bars mounted always as far above me as my eyes could reach, and as I ascended, the light from above grew brighter and brighter.
Thurid was beside her now--pushing past to reach me first, and then what happened happened so quickly that it was all over before I could realize the truth of it.
The next day, which was the 10th, at four o'clock in the evening, it reached Chicago, already risen from its ruins, and more proudly seated than ever on the borders of its beautiful Lake Michigan.
When the top of the hill was reached, the former pupil, with a glow of happiness on his face, exclaimed, "I am so glad that I have been permitted to do something that was real hard for the General before he dies!" While I was a student at Hampton, the dormitories became so crowded that it was impossible to find room for all who wanted to be admitted.
Are we to go again up and down those precipices that we crossed yesterday, until we reach the place we started from, and then take a flying leap from the cliffs to the valley?'
Tarzan realized that only through a miracle of chance could they reach Usanga and effect the change in pilots and yet he knew that that chance must be taken, for in the brief moments since he had first seen the plane, he had realized that the black was almost without experience as a pilot and that death surely awaited them in any event should the black sergeant remain at the control.
Then those giant jaws reached out and gathered in the next--there was a sickening sound of crushing bones, and the mangled corpse was dropped over the cliff's edge.
"'Oh!' I said; 'wait a bit, Jim; will you take a note to your master, Jim, and promise not to give it to him till you reach Inyati?' which was some hundred miles off.
Then a voice reached them once more, sending this threat: "To our next meeting, sirs, in England."
He informed them that Snake River ran immediately below the sierra or mountainous ridge, upon which they were travelling; that it was free from precipices, and was at no great distance from them in a direct line; but that it would be impossible for them to reach it without making a weary circuit.
From Gibraltar, running along the coasts of Spain and France, Marseilles will be reached in three days.
The cabin on the Grands Mulets was reached that day; the ascent was resumed early the next morning, September 6th.