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leafing

verb
present participle of leaf

Synonyms & Antonyms of leafing

to turn over pages in an idle or cursory manner
  • we must have spent hours leafing through wallpaper books before we found something we both liked

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“Leafing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leafing. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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