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start over

US UK start afresh
phrasal verb with start uk   /stɑːt/ us   /stɑːrt/ verb
to begin to do something again, sometimes in a different way: We decided to abandon the first draft of the report and start over. The agreement allows old expectations to be forgotten and everyone can start afresh.

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start over

US UK start afresh
phrasal verb with start uk   /stɑːt/ us   verb
[I] to begin to do something again, sometimes in a different way: We decided to abandon the first draft of the report and start over.
(Definition of start over from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “start over”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重新开始,重做…
in Turkish yeniden başlamak, tekrar başlamak…
in Russian начинать сначала…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重新開始,重做…
in Polish zaczynać od początku…
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