Extent and Reach


Extent noun - A wide space or area.
Usage example: the seemingly endless extent of the windswept prairies
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Synonyms for Extent

Reach is a synonym for extent in place topic. In some cases you can use "Reach" instead a noun "Extent", when it comes to topics like range, size, territory, hearing.

Nearby Words: extend, extension


Reach noun - A wide space or area.
Usage example: a wide reach of woods

Extent is a synonym for reach in place topic. You can use "Extent" instead a noun "Reach", if it concerns topics such as range, size, space, expanse.

Nearby Words: reached, reaching, reachable

How words are described

good good extent good reach
full full extent full reach
equal equal extent equal reach
better better extent better reach
Other adjectives: similar, considerable, actual, massive, large, great, enormous, huge, impressive, horrible, incredible, limited, significant, ridiculous, greater, furthest, maximum, greatest, different, bigger.

Both words in one sentence

  • Usually justified to an extent in the original Ben 10 series, where most invasions are stopped by Ben before they could actually reach a large scale (such as the Great One in "The Big Tick," or the Mycelium in "Camp Fear").
  • Vajra Singh forces everyone to cooperate to a limited extent until they reach the Heart, at which point it's implicit that all bets are off.
  • Subverted in Halo, where the UNSC frag grenade has the largest range of any grenade, being capable of draining your shields from a fairly long range; Halo: Reach took it up to such an extent that players accused it of being unrealistic, nicknaming them "mini-nukes".
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