Definition of overreach verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

overreach

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈritʃ//
 
[transitive, intransitive]overreach (yourself)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they overreach
 
he / she / it overreaches
 
past simple overreached
 
-ing form overreaching
 
 
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to fail by trying to achieve more than is possible In making these promises, the company had clearly overreached itself.
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