verb (used without object), ar·rived, ar·riv·ing.
verb (used with object), ar·rived, ar·riv·ing.
- to come to a place after traveling; reach.
- to attain the objective in a course or process: to arrive at a conclusion.
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Origin of arrive
OTHER WORDS FROM arrivear·riv·er, nounun·ar·rived, adjectiveun·ar·riv·ing, adjective
Definition for arrive (2 of 2)
noun, plural ar·ri·vés [ar-ee-veyz; French a-ree-vey]. /ˌær iˈveɪz; French a riˈveɪ/.
Origin of arrivé
Example sentences from the Web for arrive
Shared e-scooter services arrived in the nation’s capital in early 2018 and are a popular choice for residents and visitors to get around.D.C. Council weighs making it easier for e-scooter riders to collect damages after crashes|Luz Lazo|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The Wizards’ general manager likes to arrive as early as possible, and the first thing he does is grab a program to start skimming through names — surnames, specifically.How did Deni Avdija catch the eye of Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard? It started with his name.|Ava Wallace|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
The crew of four — NASA astronauts Hopkins, Shannon Walker and Victor Glover, as well as Noguchi — lifted off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday evening, and arrived at the station about 27 hours later.Astronauts on the space station discuss SpaceX’s rocket, sleeping quarters and Baby Yoda|Christian Davenport|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
There is a season to prepare for, one that arrives in about a month.The NBA offseason is a wild ride in normal times. This year? Buckle up.|Jerry Brewer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
When spring training arrived, the gig should have been over.Baseball told Kim Ng no (and no, and no) before it finally said yes|Candace Buckner|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Was there an investigation of people at DOJ before they arrived at that conclusion?Ex-CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson’s Battle Royale With the Feds|Lloyd Grove|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But Krauss said that from the moment he and the other scientists arrived on the island, they never saw anything untoward.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When the father arrived at the hospital, he was told that Andrew Dossi was in surgery, but the wounds were not life-threatening.
When I first arrived at Duke, hooking up with a stranger seemed like a way to shed my inhibitions.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The detectives learned early on that Brinsley had arrived by bus in Manhattan.
Dick was at the wharf, one day last week, when one of the up river boats arrived.
When she arrived she made a regular entry into the city in a coach all gold and glass, drawn by eight superb plumed horses.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
The clerks had not arrived yet, and he beguiled the time by looking out of the staircase window.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
On May 13 Polavieja arrived in Barcelona physically broken, half blind, and with evident traces of a disordered liver.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The sun was shining when they arrived at Salon, the gayest, the most coquettish, the most laughing little town in Provence.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke