Synonyms of overhaul


1. overhaul, inspection and repair, service, care, maintenance, upkeep

usage: periodic maintenance on a car or machine; "it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"

2. renovation, redevelopment, overhaul, improvement

usage: the act of improving by renewing and restoring; "they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property"; "a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed"


1. pass, overtake, overhaul, advance, progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on

usage: travel past; "The sports car passed all the trucks"

2. overhaul, modernize, modernise, regenerate, renew

usage: make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to; "You should overhaul your car engine"; "overhaul the health care system"

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Definition and meaning of overhaul (Dictionary)