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overshoot

verb [T] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈʃuːt/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ (overshot, overshot)
to go further than the end of or past something, without intending to: The plane overshot the runway and finished up in the water.
Translations of “overshoot”
in Vietnamese bắn quá đích…
in Spanish pasarse (de), salirse (de)…
in Thai ยิงเลยเป้าหมาย…
in Malaysian melewati…
in French dépasser…
in German hinausschießen über…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超過,超越(預定地點)…
in Indonesian meluncur lebih jauh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 超过,超越(预定地点)…
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