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go over

US phrasal verb with go
 
 
/ɡəʊ/ verb [I] ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to be thought of in a particular way: I wonder how my speech will go over this afternoon. I don't think my comments went over well at all.
Translations of “go over”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接受, 引起某種反應…
in Russian быть воспринятым…
in Turkish nasıl olacağını düşünmek, merak etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接受, 引起某种反应…
in Polish być przyjętym lub odebranym…
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