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

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overhaulverb [T]

uk   /ˈəʊ.və.hɔːl/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ.hɑːl/
to ​repair or ​improve something so that every ​part of it ​works as it should: I got the ​engine overhauled. The ​government has ​recently overhauled the ​healthcaresystem.
overhaul
noun [C] uk   us  
I took my ​motorbike in for an overhaul.
(Definition of overhaul from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overhaul" in American English

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overhaulverb [T]

 us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈhɔl/
to ​repair or ​improve something so it ​works well: They ​repaired and ​maintainedaircraft and overhauled ​theirengines. Congressional ​leaders are ​considering overhauling the Clean Air Act.
overhaul
noun [C]  us   /ˈoʊ·vərˌhɔl/
I ​thinkourjusticesystemneeds a ​major overhaul.
(Definition of overhaul from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"overhaul" in Business English

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overhaulverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌəʊvəˈhɔːl/
to ​repair or ​improve something so that every ​part of it ​works as it should: The ​governmentplans to overhaul ​bankregulations. The ​network has been overhauled and ​upgraded. I got the ​engine overhauled. The new CEO's ​mandate from the ​board had been to overhaul the ​company from ​top to ​bottom.

overhaulnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈəʊvəhɔːl/
the ​act of ​repairing or ​improving something so that every ​part of it ​works as it should: a complete/major/radical overhaul The firm's ​organizationalinfrastructure needed a ​major overhaul. Critics of the overhaul argued that yesterday's ​changes were only ​cosmeticimprovements.
(Definition of overhaul from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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