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phrasal verb [transitive] British
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyshow over
he/she/itshows over
present participleshowing over
past tenseshowed over
past participleshown over
  1. show someone over something to lead someone around a place in order to show them how interesting or attractive it is

    She was busy showing some important guests over the factory.

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to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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