To reach too far
To go or be beyond (a limit, limiting regulation, measure, etc.)
To pass beyond the limits of (a category or conception, for instance):
To commit an offense by violating a law, principle, or duty.
To assault (a person) sexually.
To advance beyond proper or former limits:
(Intransitive) To go too far; to put someone to inconvenience by demand or importunity; to intrude.
(Printing) To carry (some type, a line or column, etc.) backward or forward into an adjacent line or page.
To be beyond the limit, powers, or capacity of; transcend:
To eliminate the job or position of:
To cease; come to an end
be superior or better than some standard
To put or place on the top of
To break (a law or agreement); fail to observe the terms of; violate
Find another word for overstep. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for overstep, like: overreach, over-stepped, , exceed, intrench, transcend, transgress, violate, encroach, trespass and overrun.