going-over
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going-over
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
to give somebody a going-overdar una paliza or
the auditors gave the accounts a thorough going-overlos auditores miraron las cuentas de arriba abajo or con lupa
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going-over [ˈɡəʊɪŋˈəʊvəʳ]
noun
goings-over (plural)
1 (check) inspección (f)
we gave the car a thorough going-over revisamos el coche de arriba a abajo; we gave the house a thorough going-over (search) registramos la casa de arriba abajo
2 (beating) paliza (f)
they gave him a going-over le dieron una paliza
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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