Definition of (all) over again in English:

(all) over again


  • From the beginning for a second or subsequent time.

    ‘the sums will have to be done over again’
    ‘I tore it up and started all over again’
    • ‘It wouldn't be necessary to re-try the whole case all over again to determine the question of damages.’
    • ‘He said the intense media coverage was victimising her all over again.’
    • ‘This season, he has to prove himself all over again.’
    • ‘Becoming world champions undoubtedly boosted our confidence, but now we have to prove we're capable of doing it all over again.’
    • ‘This was so good I wanted to start reading it all over again but I had to lend it to a friend to read first.’
    • ‘He would have to endure the process all over again.’