going-over

Definitions of going-over
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n a careful and thorough inspection

Type of:
examination, scrutiny
the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)

n a severe scolding

Synonyms:
bawling out, castigation, chewing out, dressing down, earful, upbraiding
Type of:
rebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval
an act or expression of criticism and censure

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