Definition of far-reaching in English:


Syllabification: far-reach·ing
Pronunciation: /ˌfäˈrēCHiNG


Having important and widely applicable effects or implications: a series of far-reaching political reforms
More example sentences
  • The far-reaching implications of this are surely of extreme importance.
  • That report would later have far-reaching implications for South African politics.
  • Simple changes to the supply and demand rules can have far-reaching effects.
extensive, wide-ranging, comprehensive, widespread, all-embracing, overarching, across the board, sweeping, blanket, wholesale;
important, significant, radical, major, consequential

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