reaching[ reech ]SEE DEFINITION OF reaching
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REACHING
There is not more than one chance in a hundred of its reaching its destination.
On reaching them Mr. Monger found he had dropped his revolver.
Made at once for the vessel, and, on reaching her, found all well and glad to see us.
There was a snarl; Jeff had Joe by the throat, and Joe was reaching for his gun.
She was slightly disappointed, on reaching home, to find that Eileen was not there.
But, on reaching the spot, they rubbed their eyes so much the harder.
His first act on reaching the office was to send for Miss Thorne.
"Hema tayiari," reported Simba, reaching his hand for the light rifle.
On a third effort, the boat got through the surf and we succeeded in reaching the ship.
We met with no interruption, however, reaching New York in due time.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR REACHING
- beyond belief
- for the birds
- full of holes
- open to doubt
- past belief
- too much
- won't hold water
- won't wash