read through

phrasal verb
read through; reading through; reads through

Definition of read through

: to read (something) from beginning to end especially to look for mistakes or check details Remember to read through your essay before you hand it in. He read the instructions through twice before he tried to assemble the bicycle.

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read (someone) like a book

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read up on

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“Read through.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/read%20through. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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