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to look at and understand words in a letter, book, newspaper etc
to read or look at something very carefully
to read, watch, or listen to something with a lot of interest or enthusiasm
formal to read something
able to be read
difficult or impossible to read
a fluent reader can read without any difficulties
to say the words that you are reading so that people can hear them
if something reads well or badly, you think it has been written well or badly
to speak the words that you are looking at
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a coloured substance in the form of a small stick that women put on their lips, or a stick of this
moving with rhythm, together as one
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