reach/realize one's full potential

Definition of reach/realize one's full potential

  1. :  to become the best one can be The school tries to help students reach/realize their full potential.

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

realizeplay
  1. :  to bring into concrete existence :  accomplish

    :  to cause to seem real :  make appear real

    :  to convert into actual money

fullplay
  1. :  containing as much or as many as is possible or normal

    :  complete especially in detail, number, or duration

    :  lacking restraint, check, or qualification

  1. :  very, extremely

    :  entirely

    :  straight, squarely

  1. :  the highest or fullest state or degree

    :  the utmost extent

  1. :  to become full

    :  to make full in sewing

  1. :  to shrink and thicken (woolen cloth) by moistening, heating, and pressing

potentialplay
  1. :  existing in possibility :  capable of development into actuality

    :  expressing possibility

    :  of, relating to, or constituting a verb phrase expressing possibility, liberty, or power by the use of an auxiliary with the infinitive of the verb (as in “it may rain”)

  1. :  something that can develop or become actual

    :  promise

    :  any of various functions from which the intensity or the velocity at any point in a field may be readily calculated


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