What is the meaning of arrive?


  • Reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress.
    • usage: "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
  • Succeed in a big way; get to the top.
    • usage: "After he published his book, he had arrived"; "I don't know whether I can make it in science"; "You will go far, my boy"
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APAWordNet. (2010). arrive. Retrieved February 17, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/arrive/definitions/1326401
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HarvardWordNet 2010, arrive, Smart Define, viewed 17 February, 2019, <http://smartdefine.org/arrive/definitions/1326401>.
MLAWordNet. "arrive" 23 October 2010. Web. 17 February 2019. <http://smartdefine.org/arrive/definitions/1326401>
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