- to sail on a reach.
- to sail with the wind forward of the beam but so as not to require sailing close-hauled.
Origin of reach
synonym study for reach
OTHER WORDS FROM reach
How to use reach in a sentence
This means every like, share, and comment can help to boost a post’s reach and impressions.Five content promotion strategies SaaS marketers should implement today|Izabelle Hundrev|August 28, 2020|Search Engine Watch
When particle physicists try to model experiments, they confront an impossible calculation — an infinitely long equation that lies beyond the reach of modern mathematics.The Mathematical Structure of Particle Collisions Comes Into View|Charlie Wood|August 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
A massive graviton — one whose reach doesn’t spread quite all the way across the universe — might be able to explain why the universe acts the way it does.
This allows more reach to your websites, products, and services.
When platforms like Facebook and Instagram show signs of saturation in terms of organic reach, LinkedIn saves the day.What will make your brand stand out on LinkedIn in 2020?|Harikrishna Kundariya|August 12, 2020|Search Engine Watch
We may yearn for them but they are unreachable now, left in a past that seems almost to belong to a distant planet.Obama’s Extravagant Summer Break? More Like, America’s Vacation-Deficit Disorder|Clive Irving|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Despite repeated attempts, the army was unreachable for comment.
He was “unreachable” and believed to be living in Jakarta, Indonesia, according to the Grosseto court clerk.Costa Concordia Captain: I’m A Scapegoat For Carnival Cruise Lines|Barbie Latza Nadeau|March 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The phone is again off and unreachable, meaning investigators cannot trace its location.
But marriage for two men or two women seemed like an impossibly unreachable goal.Bishop Gene Robinson on His New Book ‘God Believes in Love’ & More|David Sessions|September 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Shakespeare here justifies the claim on his behalf to be placed alone and unreachable.More Pages from a Journal|Mark Rutherford
Rather one is pushed from behind and drawn from in front to an ever unreachable goal.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car|Francis Miltoun
"The Captain" seemed as remote and unreachable as though the length in feet that separated us had been miles.The Frontier Boys in the Grand Canyon|Wyn Roosevelt
This was perched up, however, at such an unreachable height from the ground, that the bed was on a level with Mrs. Lyndsay's chin.Flora Lyndsay|Susanna Moodie
Alan looked up at the seemingly unreachable towers of the Earther city just across the river from the Enclave.Starman's Quest|Robert Silverberg
British Dictionary definitions for reach
Derived forms of reachreachable, adjectivereacher, noun
Word Origin for reach
Other Idioms and Phrases with reach
In addition to the idiom beginning with reach
- reach for the sky
- boardinghouse reach
- get to (reach) first base
- in reach