Definition of Overreaching:

  1. Legal process by which interest in an asset is converted into a corresponding interest in another asset. For example, interest in a real property converted into interest in the amount realized from its sale.

  2. Reach out too far.

  3. An injury to a forefoot of a horse resulting from its having overreached.

  4. Get the better of by cunning; outwit.

How to use Overreaching in a sentence?

  1. Faustuss lunacy in thinking he can overreach the devil.
  2. The large asset was and overreaching asset because its value was needed to be spread over several liabilities as well.
  3. You need to make sure that you are not overreaching when you are trying to acquire something new for your company.
  4. He was overreaching and would not be able to grab onto the thing which he so desperately needed to grab on to.
  5. Never lean sideways from a ladder or overreach.

Meaning of Overreaching & Overreaching Definition