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Princeton's WordNet

  1. review, go over, surveyverb

    hold a review (of troops)

  2. go off, come off, go oververb

    happen in a particular manner

    "how did your talk go over?"

  3. check, check up on, look into, check out, suss out, check over, go over, check intoverb

    examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition

    "check the brakes"; "Check out the engine"

  4. fall over, go oververb

    fall forward and down

    "The old woman went over without a sound"


  1. go oververb

    To look at carefully; to scrutinize; to analyze.

  2. go oververb

    To create a response or impression.

  3. go oververb

    To score a try


  1. go over

    "Go over" is a phrasal verb that can have several meanings depending on its context. Generally, it can mean to review, examine or study something in detail or carefully, such as a plan, a document, or a lesson. It can also mean to travel or move across, to physically traverse from one side to another. Additionally, it can refer to discussions or explanations where someone is trying to make a point clear to others or considering all aspects of a situation.

Anagrams for go over »

  1. groove

  2. overgo

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go over in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go over in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of go over in a Sentence

  1. Harry Sandick:

    The early closing of a case is not good because things happen in the future, there could be new reporting, a cooperator in another district, or a case that comes forward -- so why declare' case over' and air all of your evidence when something else could happen in the future ?

  2. Michael Bernardo:

    We're in a 22nd year of a historic drought. Only five years over the last 20 years have seen above-average inflow.

  3. Joe Pounder:

    Donald Trump is nothing but a con man who will say anything to defraud the American people like he did at Trump University, taking four businesses into bankruptcy or hiring foreign workers over Americans, the crowd at Trump's event wasn't applauding and the American people aren't either.

  4. Yanis Varoufakis:

    Over July-August the finance ministry will have to borrow 6.7 billion euros from our partners in one way or the other to repay bonds from the SMP program, about 27 billion euros of those bonds are still left, which should be repaid in the next months or years. These bonds should be pushed back to the distant future. This is clear.

  5. John Sopko:

    When we talk about the lack of cooperation by DoD, we’ve got emails, and we’ve got memo traffic to support everything we said about their lack of cooperation, i know one nameless, faceless bureaucrat in the Pentagon said, ‘Oh, well, somebody came over once.’ No, no, we have the paperwork.

Translations for go over

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  • reevaluar, escrutinizar, escudriñar, sentar, examinar, pasar, irSpanish
  • хорошо приниматьсяRussian
  • üzerinden geçmekTurkish

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