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  Definition of overshoot
  1. an approach that fails and gives way to another attempt
  2. aim too high; "The plan overshoots its aim"
  3. shoot beyond or over (a target)
Similar Words: wave-off, go-around

 

Hyponyms: overrun

 

Entailments: aim, take, train, take aim, direct

 

Derivational Morphology: wave-off, go-around

 

 
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