hangover Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"hangover" in British English

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hangovernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhæŋˌəʊ.vər/  us   /-ˌoʊ.vɚ/

hangover noun [C] (ILLNESS)

a ​feeling of ​illness after ​drinking too much ​alcohol: I had a ​terrible hangover the next ​morning. a hangover ​cure
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hangover noun [C] (CONTINUING)

something that ​continues from an ​earliertime: The ​presentpoliticalsystem is a hangover from the ​colonialera.
(Definition of hangover from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hangover" in American English

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hangovernoun [C]

 us   /ˈhæŋˌoʊ·vər/
a ​feeling of ​illness you get the ​day after ​drinking too much ​alcohol
(Definition of hangover from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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