Definition of renovation in US English:

renovation

noun

  • The action of renovating a building.

    ‘this property is in need of complete renovation’
    ‘older churches underwent major renovations’
    • ‘Speak with family and friends who have done renovations or built a home.’
    • ‘The family lived in the house while the first renovation was taking place.’
    • ‘Since the property was a rental, major landscaping renovations were not an option.’
    • ‘And make sure your policy includes any renovations you may have done to your home.’
    • ‘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
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Pronunciation

renovation

/ˌrɛnəˈveɪʃ(ə)n//ˌrenəˈvāSH(ə)n/