Meaning of overextend
Pronunciation: (ō"vur-ik-stend'), [key]
- to extend, reach, or expand beyond a proper, safe, or reasonable point: a company that overextended its credit to diversify.
- to extend for too long a time: to overextend a stay.
- to obligate (oneself&hasp;) to more activities, work, etc., than one has time for or can accomplish well.
- overextend (Thesaurus)