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  • n  the act of physically reaching or thrusting out
  • n  accomplishment of an objective
  • v  reach a destination, either real or abstract
  • v  reach a point in time, or a certain state or level
  • v  move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense
  • v  be in or establish communication with
  • v  to gain with effort
  • v  to extend as far as
  • v  reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"
  • v  place into the hands or custody of
  • v  to exert much effort or energy

  • reaching for the Center by Joe Klein t his was a big deal.
  • Moreover, credit card asset-backed securities aren't as far-reaching or as complex as mortgage asset-backed securities, and they don't have large amounts of credit-default swaps .
  • To the Teacher: In an ongoing effort to keep you and your students up to date on the complex and far-reaching events that are unfolding around the globe, GlencoeMcGraw-Hill .
News & Articles

  • Report: Devin Harris agrees to three-year deal with Dallas Mavericks
    The 30-year-old Harris averaged 9.9 points and 3.4 assists per game as a part-time starter for the Hawks last season. He spent the first three-plus seasons of his career in Dallas — reaching the finals in 2005-06 — before being traded to the New Jersey Nets for Jason Kidd.
    July 7, 2013 - Sports Illustrated
  • Report: Harris back to Mavs with three-year deal
    The 30-year-old Harris averaged 9.9 points and 3.4 assists per game as a part-time starter for the Hawks last season. He spent the first three-plus seasons of his career in Dallas — reaching the finals in 2005-06 — before being traded to the New Jersey Nets for Jason Kidd.
    July 7, 2013 - Sports Illustrated
  • CenturyLink and CWA District 7 still far from reaching new labor pact
    More than 10 months after negotiations kicked off, CenturyLink and its largest union are still far from reaching a new labor deal.
    July 7, 2013 - Denver Post
Quotes

  • Barack Obama in Eurasia Review
    Similarly, on January 20, 2009, his successor Barack Obama said, "Our nation is at war, against a far-reaching network of violence and hatred."
  • Benjamin Netanyahu in ABC News
    We're ready to make far-reaching concessions today, and the best way to test that is to start negotiations,Netanyahu said.
  • Diego Forlan in The Sun
    Forlan said: "It has been the best year of my career. Winning the Europa League with Atletico Madrid, reaching that final and then reaching another semi-final of the World Cup is just great. But we are still so disappointed because we were so close...

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