What does reaching mean?

Definitions for reaching
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reach, reaching, stretch(noun)

    the act of physically reaching or thrusting out

  2. arrival, reaching(noun)

    accomplishment of an objective

Wiktionary

  1. reaching(Noun)

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce reaching?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say reaching in sign language?

  1. reaching

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. Congressman Lou Barletta of Pennsylvania:

    It is good that they are reaching out to members here, to get policy ideas, and bounce ideas off.

  2. Hilary Duff:

    Him reaching out through social media? It's ridiculous! but then people do it all the time, like Chris Brown and Karrueche? Come on, guys. Keep it between text messages.

  3. State John Kerry on Saturday:

    If the Palestinian Authority ceases, or were to cease security cooperation, or even decide to disband as a result of their economic predicament, and that could happen in the future if they don't receive additional revenues, then we would be faced by yet another crisis, we are working hard to prevent that from happening and that is why we have been reaching out to key stakeholders to express these concerns and also to try to work together to find a solution to this challenge.

  4. Nina McLemore boutiquesNina McLemore:

    With Zoom and Skype, when you think about it, you're much more conscious of how that person looks because that's all you see, just them, i know a lot of our customers personally. I've been reaching out to encourage them to buy now, so that we have enough money to make payroll.

  5. Olaf Scholz:

    We must take steps in the coming days that are very far-reaching and very hard-hitting.

Images & Illustrations of reaching

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