within reach

Definition of within reach

  1. 1 :  close enough to be touched or picked up :  nearby He kept a dictionary within reach.

  2. 2 :  close enough to be achieved Victory was within reach.

Word by Word Definitions

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  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


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