Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • An obsolete preterit and past participle of reach.
  • An obsolete preterit and past participle of reck.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • imp. & p. p. of reach.
  • imp. & p. p. of reck.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete Simple past tense and past participle of reach.
  • verb obsolete Simple past tense and past participle of reck.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Middle English, from Old English rāhte (compare taught ~ teach).

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From Middle English, from Old English reahte, first and third person singular preterite of reccan ("to stretch, extend, go"). More at reck.

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