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Synonyms of reach in English:


  • 1 Travis reached out a hand and pulled her towards him
    literary outreach
  • 2 informal reach me that book
    pass, hand, give, let someone have
  • 3 by the time she reached Helen's house she was exhausted
    arrive at, get to, get as far as, come to, make it to, gain;
    end up at, land up at, set foot on
    informal make, hit
  • 4 the temperature reached 94°F his political popularity had reached a new low
    attain, get to, amount to;
    rise to, climb to;
    fall to, sink to, drop to;
    run to
    informal hit
  • 5 the two governments failed to reach an agreement
    achieve, attain, gain, accomplish;
    work out, draw up, put together, strike, negotiate, thrash out, hammer out
  • 6 one of their solicitors has been trying to reach you all day
    get in touch with, contact, get through to, get, communicate with, make contact with;
    informal get hold of
    British informal raise
  • 7 their central concern is to reach more people at all levels of society
    influence, sway, carry weight with, get through to, get to, make an impression on, have an effect on, have an impact on, register with
  • noun

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  • 1 Bobby moved out of his reach
    grasp, range
  • 2 set yourself small goals which are within your reach
    capabilities, capacity
  • 3 they may be beyond the reach of the law
    jurisdiction, authority, sway, control, command, influence;
    sphere, area, field, territory
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