Examples of overshoot in a Sentence
The plane overshot the runway.
Sometimes we overshoot our time limits.
Recent Examples of overshoot from the Web
According to Thomas Kline, a lawyer representing him, Robbson boarded at Villanova Stadium and recalled the train overshooting the stop at Bryn Mawr.
Kole Calhoun’s throw went to Andrelton Simmons, who threw aggressively to third and overshot his target.
Wentz overshot Jeffery in the end zone in the first quarter and tight end Brent Celek just short of the goal line in the fourth.
But Ramsey also overshot open receivers and made a few questionable decisions on run-pass option plays.
This isn't the only lesson Mindhunter fails to land on, though with this next point, the problem is that the first season overshot its mark rather than underperformed.
One of the parachuters badly overshot the field and ended up face-planting into the wall behind the endzone.
For Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the euro has overshot what recent data would justify.
Kizer stepped up in the pocket and fired their way, overshooting everybody.
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