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overleap

o·ver·leap

overleap

pronunciation:
o vr lip
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: overleaped, overleaping, overleaps, overleapt
definition 1: to leap over or across.
definition 2: to defeat or undo (oneself) by leaping or going too far.
He overleaped himself by hurrying and had to start over.
similar words:
overreach