overstep Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"overstep" in British English

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overstepverb [T]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈstep/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ (-pp-)
to go ​further than what is ​consideredacceptable or ​correct: The ​badlanguage in that show overstepped the limits/​boundaries of what should be ​allowed on ​television. I ​think you're overstepping ​yourauthority.
(Definition of overstep from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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overstepverb [T]

 us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈstep/ (-pp-)
to go beyond what is ​permitted or ​acceptable: He overstepped his ​authority in ​agreeing to those ​terms.
(Definition of overstep from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overstep”
in Chinese (Simplified) 超越,逾越(可以接受的或正确的限度)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超越,逾越(可以接受的或正確的限度)…
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