English version

overreach

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoverreacho‧ver‧reach /ˌəʊvəˈriːtʃ $ ˌoʊ-/ verb 🔊 🔊 overreach yourself→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
overreachThey failed not because they were too timid but because they overreached.Then her eating of the red apple was premature; she had overreached herself.Unlike Sting, Dylan and Bowie, Waits has never looked like a rock star overreaching himself.Critics say the commissioner overreached his authority.The Democrats have showed the same hasty overreaching in other ways.Such a strategy is dangerous since inviting Kasparov to overreach, may also invite him to launch a devastating attack.Did we overreach ourselves trying to build them?
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Verb table
overreach
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyoverreach
he, she, itoverreaches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyoverreached
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave overreached
he, she, ithas overreached
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad overreached
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill overreach
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have overreached
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam overreaching
he, she, itis overreaching
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you, we, theyare overreaching
Past
I, he, she, itwas overreaching
you, we, theywere overreaching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been overreaching
he, she, ithas been overreaching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been overreaching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be overreaching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been overreaching
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