(redirected from overshot the mark)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
See: overreach
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
We very nearly came through and it's a pity to have missed it, but lately I have felt that we have overshot the mark - no one else is to blame and I hope no attempt will be made to suggest that we lacked support.
"This is one opening that overshot the mark," one Spanish exhib says.