Overread
Overread \O`ver*read"\, v. t. To read over, or peruse. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • overread — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English overreden, from Old English oferrǣdan, from ofer, adverb, over + rǣdan to read obsolete : to read over or through * * * overread / rēdˈ/ transitive verb To read over adjective / redˈ/ Having read too… …   Useful english dictionary

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