look over
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to examine)
a. echar un vistazo a
Could you look this letter over for me before I send it?¿Me podrías echar un vistazo a esta carta antes de que la envíe?
b. inspeccionar
I'm sending you a copy of the contract, which I advise you to look over carefully.Te estoy enviando una copia del contrato, y te aconsejo inspeccionarlo detenidamente.
2. (to read quickly)
a. repasar
When I looked over what I'd already written, I realized I hadn't done enough research.Cuando repasé lo que ya había escrito, me di cuenta que no había investigado el asunto suficientemente.
3. (to make a tour of)
a. visitar
We're going to look over a couple of houses we're thinking of buying.Vamos a visitar un par de casas que pensamos comprar.
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look over
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. mirar por encima, repasar
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look over
transitive verb
[+document, list] echar un vistazo a
I just want to look the report over so I can discuss it with him
[+person, goods, produce] echar un vistazo a; (carefully) examinar
We have a lot of nice things here today. Take your time to look everything over Leona saw him look her mother over and like what he saw
[+town, building] echar un vistazo a; (carefully) inspeccionar
Nichols took the opportunity to look the cabin over again
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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