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1. overstep

verb. ['ˈoʊvɝˌstɛp'] pass beyond (limits or boundaries).

Synonyms

  • pass
  • go through
  • transgress
  • go across

Antonyms

  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born

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Rhymes with Overstep

  • doorstep
  • footstep
  • lockstep
  • menatep
  • nextstep
  • nextstep
  • sidestep

Sentences with overstep


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
This way, you're better able to effectively deal with employees who overstep them and correct the situation.

2. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
If you keep this dynamic in mind when you respond, you likely won’t overstep your bounds.

3. Verb, base form
But in her enthusiasm to lead, she can overstep her bounds or do something dangerous.

Quotes about overstep


1. The surest way of concealing from others the boundaries of one's own knowledge is not to overstep them.
- Giacomo Leopardi

2. overstep

verb. ['ˈoʊvɝˌstɛp'] be superior or better than some standard.

Synonyms

  • transcend
  • excel
  • surpass
  • exceed
  • top
  • stand out
  • go past

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
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