over-stepped[ oh-ver-step ]SEE DEFINITION OF over-stepped
Synonyms for over-stepped
- barge in
- butt in
- chisel in
- cut in
- go beyond
- hold up
- horn in
- push in
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER-STEPPED
The membership was limited and they had over-stepped that limit.
But we have over-stepped his sojourn at college, and must turn back to it.
Ja Ja had over-stepped the bounds of propriety in more ways than one.
They have mistaken their functions and over-stepped their boundaries.
Once he miscalculated in making a détour, and over-stepped his margin.
In these lines we discern Nicolai's limitations, which any eighteenth century cosmopolitan would have over-stepped.
But as he had over-stepped the mark, it gave Enistor an opportunity of becoming openly hostile.
However, her uncle had been with her; a veritable fortress, had I over-stepped the bounds of politeness.
If I have over-stepped the modesty that became me, I am open to your censure, and I will bear it.