read into

phrasal verb
read into; reading into; reads into

Definition of read into

: to think of (something, such as a comment or situation) as having a meaning or importance that does not seem likely or reasonable You're reading too much into her remarks.

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“Read into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/read%20into. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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