Definitions for overextendˌoʊ vər ɪkˈstɛnd

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  1. overstrain, overextend(verb)

    strain excessively

    "He overextended himself when he accepted the additional assignment"

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  1. overextend(Verb)

    To expand or extend to an excessive degree, especially to do so beyond a safe limit

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