reach a conclusion

Definition of reach a conclusion

  1. :  to make a judgment or decision after a period of thought or research Scientists have been studying this for years, but haven't reached a conclusion. —often + on/about Scientists haven't yet reached a conclusion on/about the causes of this illness.

Word by Word Definitions

reachplay
  1. :  to stretch out :  extend

    :  thrust

    :  to touch or grasp by extending a part of the body (such as a hand) or an object

  1. :  a continuous stretch or expanse

    :  a straight portion of a stream or river

    :  the action or an act of reaching

conclusionplay
  1. :  a reasoned judgment :  inference

    :  the necessary consequence of two or more propositions taken as premises

    :  the inferred proposition of a syllogism


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