What does overextend mean?

Definitions for overextendˌoʊ vər ɪkˈstɛnd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overextend.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overstrain, overextend(verb)

    strain excessively

    "He overextended himself when he accepted the additional assignment"


  1. overextend(Verb)

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overextend in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overextend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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