What does reaching mean?

Definitions for reaching
reach·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reach, reaching, stretchnoun

    the act of physically reaching or thrusting out

  2. arrival, reachingnoun

    accomplishment of an objective

Wiktionary

  1. reachingnoun

    Sailing on a reach.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reaching

    of Reach

Freebase

  1. Reaching

    Reaching is the third and last studio album by the American Christian duo LaRue formed by the siblings Natalie LaRue and Phillip LaRue, released on October 8, 2002 on CD.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. reaching

    Sometimes used for standing off and on: a vessel is also said to be on a reach, when she is sailing by the wind upon any tack. A vessel also reaches ahead of her adversary.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'reaching' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3285

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of reaching in a Sentence

  1. Mayor Duarte Junior:

    If Samarco does not reopen we will start to have a problem. ... We are reaching our limit, i ask the bodies responsible to analyze Samarco's case as a priority.

  2. Chief Executive Rajarshi Banerjee:

    The chances of this boy reaching pensionable age are minuscule unless we do something about it, it's a sad indictment of the way we live.

  3. Climate Bonds:

    Reaching $100 billion in green bond issuance for the third time and so early in the year is welcome. However, the global climate finance challenge is to reach a $1 trillion in annual green investment early in the 2020s.

  4. James C Colvin:

    Any music comes from the inner mind and soul, reaching out to the unknown.

  5. Chief Arradondo:

    I've been reaching out to community members, faith leaders and others.

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