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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Beat through cleverness and wit; Fail by aiming too high or trying too hard.

Usage examples (37)
  • The company overreached itself financially.
  • Activism/judicial overreach is in the eye of the beholder.
  • "The Dems will overreach" is the understatement of the year.
  • Executive overreach is part of the emerging fascist state in the US. for more
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