Definition of do-over in English:

do-over

Syllabification: do-o·ver
Pronunciation: /ˈdo͞oˌōvər
 
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noun

informal
  • An opportunity to try or perform something a second time: if Smokey sings off key, he gets a do-over
    More example sentences
    • Also, Michigan Democrats hope for a possible primary do-over.
    • With concern about voters in both states being disenfranchised, there is a growing talk of a do-over.
    • The Clinton campaign sounded unhappy with the decision not to hold a do-over.

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