once-over definition by Webster's New World
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- a quick, comprehensive look or examination; swiftly appraising glance
- a quick, cursory or light cleaning or going-over
once-over definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A quick but comprehensive survey or performance: Let's give this memorandum the once-over.