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look-over

[look-oh-ver]
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noun
  1. a brief or superficial examination or reading.
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Origin of look-over

First recorded in 1905–10; noun use of verb phrase look over
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Examples from the Web for look-over

Historical Examples

  • He takes a kind of look-over at Hod, no collar nor nothing, and that sleazy coat of his'n.

    The Broken Gate

    Emerson Hough