Translation of "going-over" - English-Traditional 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. 這地毯太骯髒了!要好好洗一洗。
Detectives have given the flat a thorough going-over (= examined it carefully). 偵探們把公寓仔細搜查了一次。

informal when someone is hit repeatedly

They said I'd get a real going-over if I didn't pay them by tomorrow. 他們說如果我明天還不給他們錢,他們就會狠狠打我一頓。

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

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