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English verb: go over

1. go over (cognition) hold a review (of troops)

Synonymsreview, survey

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)inspect

2. go over (change) happen in a particular manner

SamplesHow did your talk go over?.

Synonymscome off, go off

Pattern of useSomebody ----s Adjective

Broader (hypernym)come about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place

3. go over (cognition) examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition

SamplesCheck the brakes.
Check out the engine.

ExamplesThey won't go over the story

Synonymscheck, check into, check out, check over, check up on, look into, suss out

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study

Narrower (hyponym)follow, keep an eye on, observe, watch, watch over

Verb groupcheck, check off, mark, mark off, tick, tick off

4. go over (body) fall forward and down

SamplesThe old woman went over without a sound.

Synonymsfall over

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)break down, collapse

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