Reach

  • 1 Reach — may mean one of the following: Companies Organizations * Reach (agency), the name of the eGovernment agency of the government of Ireland * REACH Global Services Ltd, a company operating a large cable network in Asia Pacific * Society for Remedial …

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  • 2 reach — [rēch] vt. [ME rechen < OE ræcan, akin to Ger reichen < IE * rēiĝ , to stretch out, extend the hand, akin to base * reĝ , straight, stretch, direct > RIGHT] 1. to thrust out or extend (the hand, etc.) 2. to extend to, or touch, by… …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Reach — Reach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reached} (r[=e]cht) ({Raught}, the old preterit, is obsolete); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reaching}.] [OE. rechen, AS. r[=ae]can, r[=ae]cean, to extend, stretch out; akin to D. reiken, G. reichen, and possibly to AS. r[=i]ce… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Reach — Reach, n. 1. 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. [1913 Webster] 2. The power of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 reach — vt 1: to extend application to 2: to obtain an interest in or possession of unable to reach all the assets of the debtor 3 a: to arrive at and consider the justices did not reach that issue b: to amount to d …

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  • 6 Reach — Reach, v. i. 1. To stretch out the hand. [1913 Webster] Goddess humane, reach, then, and freely taste! Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To strain after something; to make efforts. [1913 Webster] Reaching above our nature does no good. Dryden. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Reach — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Reach Álbum de Eyes Set To Kill Publicación 19 de febrero de 2008 Género(s) Post hardcore …

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  • 8 reach — vb Reach, gain, compass, achieve, attain can mean to arrive at a point by effort or work. Reach is the most general term, being capable of reference to whatever can be arrived at by exertion of any degree and applicable to such diverse matters as …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 REACH — (англ. Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of CHemicals) регламент Европейского союза (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006), регулирующий с 1 июля 2007 года[1] производство и оборот всех химических веществ, включая их обязательную… …

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  • 10 reach — [n] extent, range; stretch ability, ambit, capacity, command, compass, distance, extension, gamut, grasp, horizon, influence, jurisdiction, ken, latitude, magnitude, mastery, orbit, play, power, purview, radius, scope, spread, sweep, swing;… …

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  • 11 Reach — (r[=e]ch), v. i. To retch. Cheyne. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Reach — Reach, n. An effort to vomit. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 reach — ► VERB 1) stretch out an arm in order to touch or grasp something. 2) be able to touch (something) with an outstretched arm or leg. 3) arrive at or attain; extend to. 4) make contact with. 5) succeed in influencing or having an effect on. ► NOUN… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 REACH — Basisdaten der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 1907/2006 Titel: Verordnung (EG) Nr. 1907/2006 des Europäischen Parlaments und des Rates vom 18. Dezember 2006 zur Registrierung, Bewertung, Zulassung und Beschränkung chemischer Stoffe (REACH), zur Schaffung… …

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  • 15 reach — ▪ I. reach reach 1 [riːtʆ] verb [transitive] 1. to increase or improve to a particular level or amount: • Sales are expected to reach 1.2 billion euros this year. 2. to succeed in making someone see an advertisement, hear about a product etc: •… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 reach — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 distance over which you can stretch, travel, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ long ▪ Gorillas have a very long reach. VERB + REACH ▪ have PREPOSITION …

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  • 17 reach — reach1 [ ritʃ ] verb *** 1. ) transitive to arrive somewhere: We hoped to reach the camp before dark. When she reached the top of the stairs her heart was pounding. a ) transitive if something reaches someone, they receive it after it has been… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 reach — reach1 W1S1 [ri:tʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(development)¦ 2¦(rate/amount)¦ 3¦(succeed)¦ 4¦(touch)¦ 5¦(length/height)¦ 6¦(arrive)¦ 7¦(speak to somebody)¦ 8¦(be seen/heard)¦ 9¦(information)¦ 10¦(communicate)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 reach — 1 /ri:tS/ verb 1 ARRIVE (T) to arrive at a particular place, especially when it has taken a long time or a lot of effort to get there: It was a relief to reach the safety of our home at last. | Your letter reached me yesterday. 2 WITH YOUR HAND… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 reach — I UK [riːtʃ] / US [rɪtʃ] verb Word forms reach : present tense I/you/we/they reach he/she/it reaches present participle reaching past tense reached past participle reached *** 1) [transitive] to arrive somewhere We hoped to reach the camp before… …

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