Definition of renovation in English:



  • [mass noun] The action of renovating a building.

    ‘this property is in need of complete renovation’
    [count noun] ‘older churches underwent major renovations’
    • ‘And make sure your policy includes any renovations you may have done to your home.’
    • ‘The family lived in the house while the first renovation was taking place.’
    • ‘Speak with family and friends who have done renovations or built a home.’
    • ‘Since the property was a rental, major landscaping renovations were not an option.’
    • ‘How much you earn on renovations differs from one part of the country to the next.’
    modernization, restoration, redecoration, refurbishment, revamping, makeover, reconditioning, rehabilitation, overhauling, repair, redevelopment, rebuilding, reconstruction, remodelling, updating, improvement
    gentrification, upgrading
    facelift, refurb
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