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Engelsk navneord: reach

1. reach (om sted) the limits within which something can be effective

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRange of motion.
He was beyond the reach of their fire.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)range

Mindre specifikke termerlimit

Mere specifikke termerearreach, earshot, eyeshot, hearing, rifle range, rifle shot, view

2. reach (om egenskab) an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe range of a supersonic jet.
A piano has a greater range than the human voice.
The ambit of municipal legislation.
Within the compass of this article.
Within the scope of an investigation.
Outside the reach of the law.
In the political orbit of a world power.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ambit, compass, orbit, range, scope

Mindre specifikke termerextent

Mere specifikke termerapproximate range, ballpark, confines, contrast, expanse, gamut, horizon, internationalism, internationality, latitude, palette, pallet, purview, spectrum, sweep, view

3. reach (om handling) the act of physically reaching or thrusting out

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)reaching, stretch

Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement

Mere specifikke termeroutreach

4. reach (om erkendelse) the limit of capability

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWithin the compass of education.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)compass, grasp, range

Mindre specifikke termercapability, capableness, potentiality

Mere specifikke termerken, sight

Engelsk udsagnsord: reach

1. reach (om bevægelse) reach a destination, either real or abstract

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe hit Detroit by noon.
The water reached the doorstep.
We barely made it to the finish line.
I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey reach the hill

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termeraccess, bottom out, breast, catch up, come through, culminate, find, get at, get through, ground, make, peak, run aground, scale, summit, surmount, top, top out

Kan forårsagego, locomote, move, travel

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningmake

2. reach (om bevægelse) reach a point in time, or a certain state or level

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe thermometer hit 100 degrees.
This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attain, hit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerarrive, come, get

Mere specifikke termerbreak even, max out

3. reach (om relation) move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGovernment reaches out to the people.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)reach out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termermove

4. reach (om kommunikation) be in or establish communication with

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOur advertisements reach millions.
He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contact, get hold of, get through

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate

Mere specifikke termerping, ping, raise

5. reach (om adfærd) to gain with effort

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe achieved her goal despite setbacks.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)accomplish, achieve, attain

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termerbring home the bacon, come through, deliver the goods, succeed, win

Mere specifikke termeraverage, begin, come to, compass, culminate, finagle, get to, make, manage, progress to, reach, score, strike, wangle

6. reach (om tilstand) to extend as far as

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe sunlight reached the wall.
Can he reach?.
The chair must not touch the wall.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)extend to, touch

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerreach into

7. reach (om bevægelse) reach a goal, e.g.,

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMake the first team.
We made it!.
She may not make the grade.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)get to, make, progress to

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeraccomplish, achieve, attain, reach

8. reach (om forhold) place into the hands or custody of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHand me the spoon, please.
Turn the files over to me, please.
He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)give, hand, pass, pass on, turn over

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Mindre specifikke termertransfer

Mere specifikke termercommit, confide, deal, deliver, entrust, entrust, fork out, fork over, fork up, free, give, give up, hand over, intrust, leave, release, relinquish, render, resign, slip, sneak, trust, turn in

9. reach (om konkurrence) to exert much effort or energy

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStraining our ears to hear.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)strain, strive

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerdrive, labor, labour, push, tug

Mere specifikke termerbother, extend oneself, inconvenience oneself, kill oneself, overexert oneself, trouble, trouble oneself

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