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Synonyms for work over

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beat, beat up, work over(verb)

    give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression

    "Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night"; "The teacher used to beat the students"

    Synonyms:
    exfoliation, scale

Wiktionary

  1. work over(verb)

    To improve a prototype, or first draft.

    The estimated figures are not bad, but somebody will have to work them over.

    Synonyms:
    rework, polish

  2. work over(verb)

    To physically attack in order to cause injury.

    He'll talk, once we work him over.

    Synonyms:
    beat up

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How to use work over in a sentence?

  1. Robert Reich:

    A leader is someone who steps back from the entire system and tries to build a more collaborative, more innovative system that will work over the long term.

  2. Meg Whitman:

    We've done a significant amount of work over the past few years to take costs out and simplify processes and these final actions will eliminate the need for any future corporate restructuring.

  3. President Trump:

    I'm going to be doing a little work over the weekend, i'm going to be studying the federal workers in Washington that you have been reading so much about, people don't want to give them the increase, they haven't had one in a long time, I said I'm going to study that over the weekend.

  4. Troy Vincent:

    Their body of work over the course of a 17-game season has earned them the honor of officiating the biggest game on the world’s biggest stage, they are the best of the best.

  5. Andrea Syrtash:

    Couplesdon't need to do everything together; but a couple can't lead separate lives if they want their marriage to work over the long-term, they shouldn't be co-dependent or too independent -- they should be interdependent.

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