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make·o·ver

 (māk′ō′vər)
n.
An overall treatment to improve something or make something more attractive or appealing.

make•o•ver

(ˈmeɪkˌoʊ vər)

n.
1. renovation; restoration.
2. a course of cosmetic treatments and hair styling, usu. to change one's look.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.makeover - an overall beauty treatment (involving a person's hair style and cosmetics and clothing) intended to change or improve a person's appearancemakeover - an overall beauty treatment (involving a person's hair style and cosmetics and clothing) intended to change or improve a person's appearance
beauty treatment - enhancement of someone's personal beauty
2.makeover - a complete reconstruction and renovation of something; "the blighted neighborhood underwent a total makeover"
reconstruction - the activity of constructing something again
Translations
přeměna
skønhedspleje
täydellinen uudistaminen
preobrazba
改造
고쳐만들기
makeover
การเปลี่ยนแปลง
sự tân trang

makeover

[ˈmeɪkəʊvəʳ] N
1. (lit) (by beautician) → sesión f de maquillaje y peluquería
2. (fig) → lavado m de cara

makeover

[ˈmeɪkəʊvər] n
[person, room] → relooking m

makeover

n (= beauty treatment)Schönheitskur f; (of car, building)Verschönerung f; to give somebody a complete makeover (= give new clothes, hairstyle etc)jdm einen neuen Look verpassen (inf)

makeover

تـَحَوُّلٌ فِيْ الْـمَظْهَرِ přeměna skønhedspleje Verschönerung ανανέωση remodelación täydellinen uudistaminen rénovation preobrazba restauro 改造 고쳐만들기 make-over fornyelse przerobienie transformação создание нового облика makeover การเปลี่ยนแปลง yenilemek sự tân trang 装饰
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