OVERREACHING

OVERREACHING

overreaching, n.

1. The act or an instance of taking unfair commercial advantage of another, esp. by fraudulent means. [Cases: Contracts 1; Sales 1(1). C.J.S. Contracts ¡ì¡ì 2¨C3, 9, 12; Sales¡ì¡ì 2, 9, 29, 48.]

2. The act or an instance of defeating one’s own purpose by going too far. ¡ª overreach, vb.


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