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    overhaul - Dictionary definition and meaning for word overhaul

    Definition
    (noun) periodic maintenance on a car or machine
    Example Sentence
    • it was time for an overhaul on the tractor
    Definition
    (noun) the act of improving by renewing and restoring
    Synonyms : redevelopment , renovation
    Example Sentence
    • they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property
    • a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed
    Definition
    (verb) travel past
    Synonyms : overtake , pass
    Example Sentence
    • The sports car passed all the trucks
    Definition
    (verb) make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to
    Synonyms : modernise , modernize
    Example Sentence
    • You should overhaul your car engine
    • overhaul the health care system
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for overhaul

over+hall...imagine a very old building about to fall and u are taking OVERview of the condition of the HALL with the intention to repair it..

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