Definitions For Overshoot


  • An approach that fails and gives way to another attempt


  • Aim too high
  • Shoot beyond or over (a target)
  • To go over or beyond (something)

Is Overshoot a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Overshoot is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Overshoot in a Sentence

  • The plane overshot the runway.
  • Sometimes we overshoot our time limits.

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