within easy reach

idiom

1
: close enough to be touched or picked up : nearby
He likes to keep a dictionary within easy reach when he's writing.
2
: close enough to be achieved
Victory was within easy reach.

Examples of within easy reach in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For those looking for more surf than turf, its sister properties—Playa Vik and Bahia Vik—are within easy reach of the beach. Abby Montanez, Robb Report, 7 May 2024 Physical buttons, switches and dials for driving modes, climate control, volume and more are within easy reach on the center console and dash. Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press, 16 Apr. 2024 Extras like sauces and napkins are within easy reach, Bloomberg reports, and the store is 9% smaller than the brand’s average, allowing for 10% less staff. Byeleanor Pringle, Fortune, 8 Apr. 2024 Once installed, the telescoping mount can be moved around to make sure your phone is within easy reach no matter your arm’s span. Rena Behar, Travel + Leisure, 15 Feb. 2024 Located forward on the same deck as the helipad, and within easy reach of the yacht’s elevator, the lounge has a modern design. Julia Zaltzman, Robb Report, 29 Mar. 2024 The businesses donate between $125 to $300 a month to help support the cost of supplies, most within easy reach of restrooms, pinball machines or cash registers. Lisa M. Krieger, The Mercury News, 17 Mar. 2024 For that last one, the narrow-gauge train puts you within easy reach of the towering Krimml Waterfalls. Anne Olivia Bauso, Travel + Leisure, 9 Mar. 2024 During other times of the year, outdoor yoga, hiking, golfing, horseback riding, bike riding and 4x4 tours are all within easy reach. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 23 Feb. 2024

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“Within easy reach.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%20easy%20reach. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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