Hoover Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “Hoover” in the English Dictionary

"Hoover" in British English

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Hoovernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhuː.vər/  us   /-vɚ/ UK trademark
verb [I or T] uk   us   UK
He was ​busyhoovering the ​bedroomcarpet when I got ​home.
noun [U] uk   /-vər.ɪŋ/  us   /-vɚ.ɪŋ/ UK
Could you do the hoovering?
(Definition of Hoover from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Hooververb [I/T]

 us   /ˈhu·vər/ Br
to vacuum Note: Hoover is a trademark for cleaning and other equipment.
(Definition of Hoover from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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