Renovation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌrenəˈveɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word renovation
Brit.  |ˌrɛnəˈveɪʃn|  British pronunciation of the word renovation

noun

- the act of improving by renewing and restoring(syn: overhaul, redevelopment)

they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property

- the state of being restored to its former good condition(syn: refurbishment, restoration)

the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house

Examples

It's an old factory that has been renovated as office space.

We renovated the kitchen three years ago.

they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property

the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house

The company is accepting bids for the renovation project.

he underestimated the work that went into the renovation

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