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"makeover" in British English

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makeovernoun [C]

uk   /ˈmeɪkˌəʊ.vər/  us   /-ˌoʊ.vɚ/
(Definition of makeover from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"makeover" in American English

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makeovernoun [C]

 us   /ˈmeɪkˌoʊ·vər/
a new or ​improvedappearance that ​results from making many ​changes: Honda ​unveiled the car's ​high-tech makeover this ​week.
(Definition of makeover from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"makeover" in Business English

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makeovernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmeɪkˌəʊvər/
the ​process of ​changing the way something looks or ​works in ​order to make it better or more attractive: News that the ​company is attempting an image makeover has been welcomed.get/have/undergo a makeover Equity ​releaseplans have had a makeover and are now proving popular with ​pensionerskeen to ​unlockcash from their homes.give sth a makeover In an attempt to ​boostsluggishprofits, the ​store was given a makeover.
(Definition of makeover from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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