read into - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyread into
he/she/itreads into
present participlereading into
past tenseread into
past participleread into
  1. read something into something to find an extra meaning in someone’s words or actions that is not obvious or does not exist

    I think you’re reading too much into a casual remark.

See also main entry: read