Definitions for overhaulˌoʊ vərˈhɔl, ˈoʊ vərˌhɔl; ˈoʊ vərˌhɔl
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overhaul, inspection and repair, service(noun)
periodic maintenance on a car or machine
"it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"
renovation, redevelopment, overhaul(verb)
the act of improving by renewing and restoring
"they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property"; "a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed"
pass, overtake, overhaul(verb)
"The sports car passed all the trucks"
overhaul, modernize, modernise(verb)
make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to
"You should overhaul your car engine"; "overhaul the health care system"
To repair thoroughly; to make repairs on; -- usually implying major repairs and perhaps modifying improvements.
A major repair, remake, renovation, or revision.
The engine required a complete overhaul to run properly.
To modernize, repair, renovate, or revise completely.
To pass, overtake, or travel past.
Origin: From over + haul.
Overhaul is the name of two fictional characters in the Transformers universes. The second Overhaul is a fictional character in the Transformers Cybertron cartoon series. In Galaxy Force, the Japanese version of Cybertron, he is referred to as Jackshot and Ligerjack.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We really need to overhaul our response to crises.
A major management overhaul could have triggered greater confusion at a time when market conditions are uncertain.
The company will not succeed in restoring investor confidence in its business practices and compliance until it heeds the calls to overhaul its board.
Number one: we want Lidl to get stronger in existing markets. Number two: we will expand to new countries. Number three: we will fundamentally overhaul Kaufland.
The mobile and TV businesses both require a drastic overhaul, without drastic reforms such as joint ventures or alliances, they will both be in the red three years from now.
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Translations for overhaul
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- pročištění, přepracování, renovace, provést generální opravu, předěláníCzech
- Überprüfung, Grundinstandsetzung, Überholung, überholen, Revision, AufarbeitungGerman
- reparación generalSpanish
- kunnostus, ohittaa, kunnostaa, huolto, huoltaa, korjausFinnish
- remise à neufFrench
- revisionare, revisioneItalian
- opknappen, herziening, inhalen, onderhoud, herstellen, renoveren, moderniseren, opknapbeurtDutch
- overhalingNorwegian Nynorsk
- wyprzedzić, remontować, remont generalnyPolish
- ремонт, ремонтироватьRussian
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