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o·ver·a·chieve

overachieve

 
pronunciation:
o vr chiv
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: overachieves, overachieving, overachieved
definition 1: to perform at a level higher than one's expected or usual level.
definition 2: to drive oneself unrelentingly in trying to reach difficult goals.
derivations: overachievement (n.), overachiever (n.)