from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To expand or disperse beyond a safe or reasonable limit: overextended their defenses.
- transitive v. To obligate (oneself) beyond a limit, especially a financial one.
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- v. To expand or extend to an excessive degree, especially to do so beyond a safe limit
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- v. strain excessively
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