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Synonyms for reaching

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reach, reaching, stretch(noun)

    the act of physically reaching or thrusting out

    reach, stretchability, range, scope, stretch, arrival, stretchiness, stretching, ambit, compass, orbit, grasp, stint

  2. arrival, reaching(noun)

    accomplishment of an objective

    comer, reach, stretch, arrival, arriver

Editors Contribution

  1. arriving

    gives a narrative for the conclusion

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "reaching":

    achieving, attaining, achieve, reach

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How to use reaching in a sentence?

  1. Arif Noor:

    Many villages in normal circumstances are one or two hours from proper roads, as you can imagine, reaching those people and helping them out is going to be a major challenge.

  2. Russell Barnett:

    We are in Target, Kroger, Walmart and everything in between, we are reaching the masses where they shop.

  3. Margot Kaminski:

    Clarity comes at the cost of experimentation, and early law is likely to be over-reaching.

  4. Matthew Costello:

    The Reagans loved to throw state dinners, in the 80s, global change was reaching a fever pitch, and Ronald Reagan had secured the admiration of several leaders.

  5. Ann Curryis:

    This is about reaching for the edge of the future in journalism, which we know is undergoing an irrevocable transition, i am excited about working to become a valuable link between traditional media and what is to come.

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    An antonym for "pesky"
    • A. pettish
    • B. plaguey
    • C. agreeable
    • D. pestilent

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