overstepped

past tense of overstep
as in exceeded
to go beyond the limit of the principal overstepped her authority in ordering everyone to remain in the unheated school

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“Overstepped.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overstepped. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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