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Definition 1: pass beyond (limits or boundaries) - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for overstep in the sense of this definition

(overstep is a kind of ...) go across or through

"We passed the point where the police car had parked" "A terrible thought went through his mind"

Definition 2: be superior or better than some standard - [verb of stative]

Samples where overstep or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She exceeded our expectations
  • She topped her performance of last year

Synonyms for overstep in the sense of this definition

(overstep is a kind of ...) distinguish oneself

"She excelled in math"

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