far-reaching

adjective
far-reach·​ing | \ ˈfär-ˌrē-chiŋ How to pronounce far-reaching (audio) \

Definition of far-reaching

: having a wide range or effect

First Known Use of far-reaching

circa 1590, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of far-reaching was circa 1590

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“Far-reaching.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/far-reaching. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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far-reaching

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How to pronounce far-reaching (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of far-reaching

: affecting many people or things : having a wide range or influence

far-reaching

adjective
far-reach·​ing | \ ˈfär-ˈrē-chiŋ \

Kids Definition of far-reaching

: having a wide range, influence, or effect far-reaching changes

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