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work over

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  1. work oververb

    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 oververb

    To physically attack in order to cause injury.

    He'll talk, once we work him over.

    Synonyms:
    beat up

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beat, beat up, work oververb

    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:
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How to use work over in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. George Russell:

    We don’t often get rewarded for a great qualifying but today we absolutely did, there’s been so much hard work over the past few years and here we are on the podium.

  3. Jon Feere:

    This is unprecedented, it’s something ICE does every year proudly because agents and officers want to show the results of their hard work over the last year, and for the Biden administration political appointees to not want to produce this is really a slap in the face to the hard-working career officials, and more importantly it's clearly a political effort aimed at hiding the impact of the Biden administration’s policies.

  4. Med Jones:

    The forces of the Power Cycles work over time to distributes the power and wealth among nations. Every nation and every political party must go through the cycles of expansion and contraction. This is true for all past, current and future powers. The only difference is that this power cycle got accelerated tremendously with the introduction of the Internet and global communications.

  5. Andrew Berry:

    We look forward to having Deshaun as our starting quarterback. We have done extensive investigative, legal and reference work over the past several months to provide us with the appropriate information needed to make an informed decision about pursuing him and moving forward with him as our quarterback.

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