alcance = reach masculine noun

alcance

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of ALCANCE

1
: reach
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Examples of ALCANCE

el escaso alcance de la mente humana the limited scope of the human mind
empleó todos los medios a su alcance she used all the means available to her
no tenía el dinero a su alcance he didn't have access to the money
vi que estaba a mi alcance y lo cogí I saw that it was within my reach and I grabbed it
el récord estaba a nuestro alcance the record was within our grasp or reach
estas joyas no están al alcance de cualquiera not everyone can afford these jewels
hizo lo que estaba a su alcance por ayudarme he did what he could to help me
quiero estar fuera del alcance de esas miradas I don't want to be the object of those looks
se encontraban fuera del alcance de los disparos they were out of the gunfire
un intento de poner la cultura al alcance de todos an attempt to make culture available to everyone
cuando el faro estuvo al alcance de nuestra vista when the lighthouse came into view or was within sight
el alcance del problema the extent of the problem
esta huelga tiene mayor alcance para los trabajadores this strike has greater importance or significance for the workers
comprendió el verdadero alcance de lo ocurrido she understood the true significance of what had happened
una crisis de alcance planetario a worldwide crisis
cuando la policía le dio alcance when the police captured him
a punto estuvo de dar alcance al líder de la carrera he was on the point of catching (up with) the leader of the race
el Barcelona ha dado alcance al Madrid en el número de puntos Barcelona have caught up with Madrid in number of points
hacer un alcance to clear something up
no es su padre, es solo un alcance de nombres he's not his father, it just happens that their names coincide

Related to ALCANCE

Sometimes Confused With: alcancé (alcanzar), alcance (alcanzar)

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