Definition of do over phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


do over

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs
(informal, especially British English) to attack and beat somebody severely He was done over by a gang of thugs.
  1. 1to clean or decorate something again The paintwork will need doing over soon.
  2. 2(North American English) to do something again She insisted that everything be done over.
  3. 3(British English, informal) to enter a building by force and steal things He got home to find that his flat had been done over.
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