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1) read. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: read (red), readˇing, reads1. To examine and grasp the meaning of (written or printed characters, words, or sentences). 2. To utter or render aloud...

2) read. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...The British have long used read as a noun meaning a period of time spent reading : I spent the whole afternoon having a good read. In popular reviews and commentary,...

3) read. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. To understand in a particular way: construe, interpret, take. See UNDERSTAND. 2. To give a precise indication of, as on a register or scale: indicate, mark, record,...

4) Read, Sir Herbert. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Read, Sir Herbert, 1893-1968, English poet and critic. His studies at the Univ. of Leeds were interrupted by World War I, in which he served with a Yorkshire regiment....

5) Read, George. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Read, George, 1733-98, American jurist, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. near Northeast, Cecil co., Md. He was admitted to the bar in 1753 and later...

6) sight-read. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: sight-ˇread (-red), sight-ˇreadˇing, sight-ˇreads To read or perform (music, for example) without preparation or prior acquaintance. To read or perform...

7) read the riot act. The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. 2002
...read the riot act To chastise loudly, or to issue a severe warning: After the students stormed the administration building, the president of the university came out...

8) speed-read. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: speed-ˇread (-red), speed-ˇreadˇing, speed-ˇreads To read (a book, newspaper, or magazine, for example) by means of speed-reading. To practice or...

9) must-read. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Informal A piece of writing, such as a book or article, that should or must be read: a book that is a must-read for parents of teenagers. must-read -ADJECTIVE...

10) lip-read. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: lip-ˇread (-red), lip-ˇreadˇing, lip-ˇreads To interpret (utterances) by lip reading. To interpret utterances by lip reading....

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