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Meaning of once-over-lightly

once-o•ver-light•ly

Pronunciation: (wuns'ō"vur-līt'lē), [key]
— n. Informal.
  1. a hasty or superficial treatment, look, examination, etc.; once-over: The maid gave the room the once-over-lightly.
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