OVERREACH DEFINITION & SYNONYMS

• Overreach

  1. (v. i.) To sail on one tack farther than is necessary.
  2. (v. i.) To strike the toe of the hind foot against the heel or shoe of the forefoot; -- said of horses.
  3. (n.) The act of striking the heel of the fore foot with the toe of the hind foot; -- said of horses.
  4. (v. t.) To deceive, or get the better of, by artifice or cunning; to outwit; to cheat.
  5. (v. i.) To cheat by cunning or deception.
  6. (v. t.) To reach above or beyond in any direction.
  7. (v. i.) To reach too far


Synonyms:
Beat, Circumvent, Outwit,

• Overreached

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Overreach