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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyreach out to
he/she/itreaches out to
present participlereaching out to
past tensereached out to
past participlereached out to
  1. 1
    reach out to someone to offer help to someone
    We are reaching out to the most vulnerable members of the community.
  2. 2
    reach out to someone to ask someone for help
    She urged him to reach out to his family.
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