1.1A piece of work that is done quickly: a quick once-over with a broom
More example sentences
- But a quick once-over with an old toothbrush quickly put things right.
- He forced himself to open his eyes and work the rest of the paint from his face and hair, giving himself a quick once-over with the soap.
- Any CORGI-registered gas installer should be able to give your boiler a quick once-over to make sure it is working smoothly.
Definition of once-over in:
- The British & World English dictionary