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look over sth

phrasal verb with look
 
 
/lʊk/ verb [I]
to quickly examine something: I had a few minutes before the meeting to look over the figures.
Translations of “look over sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) (快速)查看,檢查…
in Russian быстро просматривать что-либо…
in Turkish hızlıca incelemek, gözden geçirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (快速)查看,检查…
in Polish przejrzeć coś…
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