overreaching

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

overreaching

  1. Present participle of overreach.

Noun[edit]

overreaching (plural overreachings)

  1. deception
    • 1786, James Archer, Sermons on Various Moral and Religious Subjects
      You cannot mention trade or business, for instance, but they will relate the frauds and overreachings by which such an one has acquired the wealth which he now possesses.