outreach Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “outreach” in the English Dictionary

"outreach" in British English

See all translations

outreachnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/
an ​effort to ​bringservices or ​information to ​people where they ​live or ​spendtime: The ​centre was ​awarded a ​grant for outreach to the ​homeless.

outreachadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/
bringingmedical or other ​services to ​people at ​home or to where they ​spendtime: an outreach ​worker/​centre An ​AIDS outreach ​program for ​prostitutes on the ​streets.
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"outreach" in American English

See all translations

outreachnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɑʊtˌritʃ/
an ​effort to ​bringservices or ​information to ​people where they ​live or ​spendtime: The ​center was ​awarded a ​grant for ​counseling and outreach to the ​homeless.
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"outreach" in Business English

See all translations

outreachnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈaʊtriːtʃ/
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the ​process of an ​organizationbuildingrelationships with ​people in ​order to ​advise them, for ​example about ​health or ​financial problems: We're now doing a lot of outreach in the ​localcommunity. outreach ​programs/​campaigns/​efforts an outreach ​worker/​director
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of outreach?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“outreach” in British English

Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More