English to Afrikaans Meaning :: reach

bereik, armbereik
Reach :
bereik
- bereikbereikbaarbereikuithoekebereik
 

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Noun(1) the limits within which something can be effective(2) (3) the act of physically reaching or thrusting out(4) the limit of capability
Verb(1) reach a destination, either real or abstract(2) reach a point in time, or a certain state or level(3) move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense(4) be in or establish communication with(5) to gain with effort(6) to extend as far as(7) reach a goal(8) place into the hands or custody of(9) to exert much effort or energy

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(1) the radio station has a wide reach(2) There's some useful and insightful material in this volume, but there are unfortunate limits to its reach .(3) His height and reach - skills that make him such a good full back - would serve him well in the game of tennis.(4) The shorter boxer seemed to start having difficulty with the height and reach advantage.(5) in its native habitat it will reach to about 6 m in height(6) He explains that the phone is new and mainly for his family to reach him.(7) It didn't take them long to reach the huge double doors at the end of the hallway.(8) It proved to be extremely difficult to reach the levels of the previous agreement.(9) she made a reach for him(10) He was a teacher and lecturer of great skill and clarity whose range was beyond the reach of most of his younger colleagues in the faculty.(11) In previous times, radio was very local, but broadcasts now reach a national, even international audience.(12) So when I finally arrived to Terminal 1 my mom was already on the phone trying to reach me on my cell.(13) just round that corner, by them mango trees, and we reach(14) They hope that their message of tolerance will reach those who lack awareness in such matters.(15) He can be unpredictable, able to move swiftly round the ring and be elusive, but has the height and reach to stand and trade blows.(16) You can also request that all the outlets and switches be installed at a height above the reach of the average toddler.
Related Words
(1) reach out ::
uitreik
(2) to reach ::
te bereik
(3) out of reach ::
buite bereik
(4) within reach ::
binne bereik
(5) reach for ::
reik uit na
(6) reach an agreement ::
n ooreenkoms bereik
(7) reach up ::
strek na bo
(8) reach for the sky ::
bereik, want die lug
(9) reach to ::
reik na
(10) reach over ::
bereik oor
Synonyms
Noun
1. grasp ::
greep
3. jurisdiction ::
jurisdiksie
4. stretch ::
rek
5. range ::
verskeidenheid
6. ambit ::
bestek
Verb
7. stretch out ::
strek uit
8. pass ::
slaag
9. arrive at ::
kom by
10. attain ::
bereik
11. achieve ::
bereik
12. get in touch with ::
kry in voeling met
13. influence ::
invloed
14. give ::
gee
15. make ::
maak
16. hit ::
getref
17. reach out ::
uitreik
18. strive ::
streef
19. contact ::
Kontak
20. touch ::
raak
Different Forms
reach, reachable, reached, reaches, reaching
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I can turn the axe around
and use the handle to reach it.

I can turn the axe around and use the handle to REACH it.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 6


Tyrion will secure the North,
you will secure the Reach.

Tyrion will secure the North, you will secure the Reach.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 5


You could be Lord of the Reach.

You could be Lord of the Reach.

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


How will Raj ever reach true greatness
if his friends lower the bar for him?

How will Raj ever REACH true greatness if his friends lower the bar for him?

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 4


because Cersei has taken all the food
from the Reach.

because Cersei has taken all the food from the Reach.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 4


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