Translation of "going-over" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ S ] uk us /ˈɡəʊ.ɪŋˌəʊ.vər/ US  /ˈɡoʊ.ɪŋˌoʊ.vɚ/

an activity such as cleaning that is done carefully and completely

This carpet's filthy! It needs a really good going-over. 这地毯太脏了!得好好洗洗。
Detectives have given the flat a thorough going-over (= examined it carefully). 侦探们把公寓仔细搜查了一遍。

informal when someone is hit repeatedly

They said I'd get a real going-over if I didn't pay them by tomorrow. 他们说我要是明天还不给他们钱,他们就会狠揍我一顿。

(Translation of “going-over” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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