1. an approach that fails and gives way to another attempt
Definition categories: act
Sentences with overshoot as a noun:
- Let's see if we can predict and correct for the overshoot.
1. shoot beyond or over (a target)
2. aim too high
- The plan overshoots its aim
Sentences with overshoot as a verb:
- When you drive, you must remember to not overshoot the parking space and end up with two wheels over the line.