Definition Read

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Definition

to read (a novel): to look at and follow words (in a novel)
verb
I'm reading an interesting book about dogs. I learn something new on every page.

This is an irregular verb:
I read / I read / I have read

a reader: a person who reads
noun

Examples

  • "It's called "How to read" and this book contains all the information you need to overcome your handicap."
  • "I want to finish reading the Peacenikland Times so that I can"
  • "Read this book."
  • "I'm calling in regards to the ad I read in the paper."
  • "Headlines, headlines, believing the things that we read"
  • "didn't you read the small print on the back of the menu, sir?"
  • ""How to read" from Mental Publishing, buy it now at bookstores everywhere!"
  • "Read my fax!"
  • "Philip Cheeter said he decided to become king after reading the Peacenikland Times and discovering that the country was "full of non-violent wimps"."
  • "Bruno : I've read the news, Brian."

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