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Daemon
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overstep

(verb) To go beyond (a limit); exceed.

Synonyms: transgress, trespass

Usage: The hotel was criticized for its $11 million Christmas tree adorned with gold and precious stones by those who felt it overstepped the bounds of taste.
KSPavan
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overstep
Definition: (verb) To go beyond (a limit); exceed.
Synonyms: transgress, trespass
Usage: The hotel was criticized for its $11 million Christmas tree adorned with gold and precious stones by those who felt it overstepped the bounds of taste.
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Emel Rapchan
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overstep
- To exceed a limit, to go beyond a brink.
- transcend, overreach, overrun, surpass, transcend
- excel, transgress, go across, go through

Usage
- They overstepped the nature of their duty by reaching this agreement without any advice.
- Usually, the Country is the best at Olympics but this year other countries overstepped and won more gold medals.
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overstep

Definition: (verb) To go beyond (a limit); exceed.
Synonyms: transgress, trespass
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