Push-the-envelope meaning

(intransitive, idiomatic) To go beyond established limits; to pioneer.

They pushed the envelope on pricing derivatives.

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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of push-the-envelope - stretch the envelope

Origin of push-the-envelope

  • From the boundary line on a graph of an aircraft's capabilities, especially those of height and speed.

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  • From Wiktionary