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going-over

noun [S]
 
 
/ˈɡəʊ.ɪŋˌəʊ.vər/ US  /ˈɡoʊ.ɪŋˌoʊ.vɚ/
an activity such as cleaning that is done carefully and completely
彻底做的事情;仔仔细细做的事情
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。
Cleaning and tidying places and things
informal when someone is hit repeatedly
被毒打;被痛打
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。
Attacking and invading
Translations of “going-over”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底做的事情, 仔仔細細做的事情, 被毒打…
(Definition of going-over from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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