Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) range, reach (the limits within which something can be effective) "range of motion"; "he was beyond the reach of their fire"
- S: (n) scope, range, reach, orbit, compass, ambit ((6) )
- S: (n) reach, reaching, stretch (the act of physically reaching or thrusting out)
- S: (n) compass, range, reach, grasp (the limit of capability) "within the compass of education"
- S: (v) reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain (reach a destination, either real or abstract) "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
- S: (v) reach, hit, attain (reach a point in time, or a certain state or level) "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"; "This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour"
- S: (v) reach, reach out (move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense) "Government reaches out to the people"
- S: (v) reach, get through, get hold of, contact (be in or establish communication with) "Our advertisements reach millions"; "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"
- S: (v) achieve, accomplish, attain, reach (to gain with effort) "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
- S: (v) reach, extend to, touch (to extend as far as) "The sunlight reached the wall"; "Can he reach?"; "The chair must not touch the wall"
- S: (v) reach, make, get to, progress to (reach a goal) "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade"
- S: (v) pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give (place into the hands or custody of) "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
- S: (v) strive, reach, strain (to exert much effort or energy) "straining our ears to hear"