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English definition of “look over sth”

look over sth

phrasal verb with look     /lʊk/ verb
C2 to quickly examine something: I had a few minutes before the meeting to look over what he'd written. Would you quickly look over these figures for me and see if there are any obvious mistakes?Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
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