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British English: /ˈwʌnsəʊvə/
American English: /ˈwəns ˌoʊvər/


  • 1 (quick look) to give something the once-over
    jeter un rapide coup d'œil à quelque chose
    to give somebody the once-over
    (gen) évaluer quelqu'un au premier coup d'œil
    (check-up) faire un rapide bilan de santé à quelqu'un
  • 2 (quick clean) to give something a quick once-over
    (with duster) donner un coup de chiffon à quelque chose
    (with vacuum cleaner) donner un coup d'aspirateur à quelque chose

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