from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who overreaches.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who overreaches; one who cheats; a cheat.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who overreaches; one who deceives.
- n. A horse that overreaches.
Appears Maliki is learning some very undemocratic behavior from our very own “overreacher.”
And the mummy's return to life always seems to be caused by some archeologist's hubristic violation of some ancient shibboleth, which, like Shelley's interpretive intervention in the 1831 preface, encourages us to see the story as a conflict between authority and the overreacher, between age and youth, between fathers and sons.
Victor's story follows the Male Gothic pattern of the overreacher punished.
Gothic trajectory of the overreacher who fails and dies.
Mr. Milburn was described as a vile Yankee type of miser and overreacher, who had plotted against the fortune of a gentleman and the virtue of his daughter for a long series of remorseless years.
His ambition was to see his daughter Margaret marry a peer; but the overreacher was overreached.
Chronic overreacher Darren Aronofsky's relatively unpretentious follow-up to the ridiculous debacle that was
It's a role in which Sam West positively revels; he is perfect as this suave, grandiloquent and crass overreacher.