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lip–read

play
verb \ˈlip-ˌrēd\

Simple Definition of lip–read

  • : to understand what people are saying by watching the movement of their lips

Full Definition of lip–read

lip–readplay \-ˌred\lip–read·ingplay \-ˌrē-diŋ\

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to understand by lipreading

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to use lipreading

lip–read·er play \-ˌrē-dər\ noun

1874

First Known Use of lip–read

1874


Medical Dictionary

lip–read

play
verb \ˈlip-ˌrēd\

Medical Definition of lip–read

lip–read \-ˌred\play lip–read·ing \-ˌrēd-iŋ\play

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to understand by lipreading

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to use lipreading




Learn More about lip–read

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "lip–read"


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