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See definition of reaches on Dictionary.com
  • nounextent, range; stretch
  • verbarrive at
  • verbstretch to; touch
  • verbattain; rise
  • verbcommunicate with

synonyms for reaches

  • ability
  • capacity
  • distance
  • grasp
  • horizon
  • influence
  • power
  • scope
  • ambit
  • command
  • compass
  • extension
  • gamut
  • jurisdiction
  • ken
  • latitude
  • magnitude
  • mastery
  • orbit
  • play
  • purview
  • radius
  • spread
  • sweep
  • swing
  • hit
  • show
  • make
  • attain
  • enter
  • arrive
  • come
  • land
  • overtake
  • check in
  • get in
  • show up
  • turn up
  • sign in
  • come to
  • catch up to
  • clock in
  • gain on
  • get as far as
  • get to
  • hit town
  • make it
  • make the scene
  • ring in
  • roll in
  • wind up at
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antonyms for reaches

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  • ignorance
  • impotence
  • inability
  • incapacity
  • incompetence
  • weakness
  • limitation
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How to use reaches in a sentence

In the lungs hemoglobin forms a loose combination with oxygen, which it readily gives up when it reaches the tissues.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Whilst writing the final words of this chapter the news reaches me of the death of Mr. Mills, at the fine old age of eighty-seven.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
If word reaches the Dangerfield gang about what we're doing, King will never be allowed to reach his destination.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
It reaches its full growth the first year: in the second it bears fruit, and then dies.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
If you walk with a gentleman, when he reaches your door invite him in, but if he declines, do not urge him.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Naturally all the water in a valley flows downward and at last reaches a stream running through it.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Involuntarily my hand reaches for the lapel of my coat, when suddenly I remember my great loss.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
A faint click reaches my tense ear, the streaming lightning burns into my face.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
It was slacker water above the rapid; and all afternoon they slid slowly up on deep, winding reaches of the still, green river.
THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
He passes the cell-row on the opposite side, ascends the topmost tier, and finally reaches the ground floor containing my cell.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO REACHES

  • alcove
  • ambush
  • angle
  • apse
  • bay
  • break
  • carrel
  • cavity
  • cell
  • closet
  • cove
  • cranny
  • crutch
  • crypt
  • cubicle
  • dent
  • depression
  • depths
  • embrasure
  • fork
  • heart
  • hiding place
  • hole
  • hollow
  • indentation
  • mouth
  • nook
  • opening
  • oriel
  • penetralia
  • reaches
  • retreat
  • secret place
  • slot
  • socket
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.