go over

Primary Meanings of go over

1.
v
examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
2.
v
happen in a particular manner
3.
v
fall forward and down
Full Definitions of go over
1

v examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition

Synonyms:
check, check into, check out, check over, check up on, look into, suss out
check, check off, mark, mark off, tick, tick off
put a check mark on or near or next to
Types:
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follow, keep an eye on, observe, watch, watch over
follow with the eyes or the mind
keep tabs on
keep a record on or watch attentively
guard
to keep watch over
invigilate, proctor
watch over (students taking an exam, to prevent cheating)
Type of:
analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study
consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

v hold a review (of troops)

Synonyms:
review, survey
Type of:
inspect
look over carefully
2

v happen in a particular manner

“how did your talk go over?”
Synonyms:
come off, go off
Type of:
come about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place
come to pass
3

v fall forward and down

“The old woman went over without a sound”
Synonyms:
fall over
Type of:
break down, collapse
collapse due to fatigue, an illness, or a sudden attack

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