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To read something quickly - synonyms or related words



to read something quickly and not very carefully



to read something quickly and not very carefully

flick through

to turn the pages of a book, magazine, newspaper etc very quickly looking at some of the pages for a very short time

look at

to read something quickly so that you can give an opinion on it

run down

to quickly read everything on a list



to look at information or pictures in a book or magazine, without looking for anything in particular

look through

to read something quickly, especially to find the information you need

leaf through

to turn the pages of a book or a pile of papers quickly and without looking at them carefully

run/cast your eye(s) over something

to look at or read something very quickly

run through

to explain or to read something quickly



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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