arrive arrive  /ə ˈraɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  2. (v) succeed in a big way; get to the top

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Usage(s):

  1. It is still midmorning in Malawi when we arrive at a small village, Nthandire, about an hour outside of Lilongwe, the capital.
  2. The day I follow them, the medics arrive at the scene of an accident in three minutes, three times faster than the ambulance.
  3. Mottaki: The negotiations are continuing to arrive at such a formula.

News

  1. Afghan children arrive in Charlotte for donated medical care

    Nearly 20 children arrived in Charlotte from Afghanistan Wednesday morning. They will spend the next six weeks here, living with local families. During that time, the children will get critical medical care donated by local doctors and hospitals. Sandy Tabor-Gray brings several children to our area each year through the group Solace for the Children Lake Norman. She said, "We try to choose our ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

  2. As top prospects arrive, when will Myers be coming to Tampa Bay?

    Rays minor leaguer Wil Myers might be the best hitting prospect in baseball, but even as other eagerly anticipated rookies arrive, he remains at Triple-A. Jay Jaffe explains why.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Flame of Hope will arrive in WNY

    The Flame of Hope will arrive in western New York, leading up to the start of the Special Olympics on Friday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WIVB Buffalo

Quotes

  1. "We're confident we can arrive at something that is common-sensical," Obama told reporters after a White House meeting with US credit card company executives.
    on Apr 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. The goal, Olmert said, "is to arrive at a joint statement during the international conference, even though the existence of such a statement was never a condition for holding this conference," he said.
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Ehud Olmert Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "Germany always arrive at the second part of the season very well when you play Champions League," he said, referring to Bayern Munich reaching the final of European soccer's premier club competition. "The reason is that it's very important...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Fabio Capello Source: USA Today

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