speed-reading

noun
speed-read·​ing | \ ˈspēd-ˌrē-diŋ How to pronounce speed-reading (audio) \

Definition of speed-reading

: a method of reading rapidly by skimming

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speed-read \ ˈspēd-​ˌrēd How to pronounce speed-reading (audio) \ transitive verb

First Known Use of speed-reading

1962, in the meaning defined above

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“Speed-reading.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/speed-reading. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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speed-reading

noun

English Language Learners Definition of speed-reading

: a method of reading something very quickly

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