from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which reaches, or is capable of or serves for reaching.
  • noun An exaggeration; a “stretcher.”
  • noun One who reaches warp-threads to another (the drawer-in), to be drawn through the heddles and reed, in making ready for the loom.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who reaches.
  • noun obsolete An exaggeration.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who reaches
  • noun A device used to reach something
  • noun obsolete An exaggeration.


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