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reach out

part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to stretch out one's arm in order to touch or take hold of something.
The little girl reached out for her mother's hand.He reached out to catch the falling glass, but he missed.
definition 2: to stretch out (one's hand or arm).
I reached out my hand to shake his but he didn't respond to my gesture.
definition 3: to call, write, or otherwise solicit someone's help or cooperation.
The police are reaching out to the community for any information on the suspects.Don't hesitate to reach out to me if you have any questions or if you need anything.
definition 4: to offer help or guidance.
The charity has been reaching out to the homeless for over ten years now.