What does the word overreach mean?

Usage examples for overreach

  1. He'll certainly try to overreach me again; but then once bitten twice shy. – Tales of Bengal by S. B. Banerjea
  2. Ordinarily, overreach occurs when the animal is at a gallop, and is thus met with in its severest form in hunters and steeplechasers. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  3. The Greek was not to be depended on; if it suited him, he would lie, betray, overreach, change sides, and think it no sin. – Literary and General Lectures and Essays by Charles Kingsley
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