Definition of speed-read verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

speed-read

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verb
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Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they speed-read
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he / she / it speed-reads
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past simple speed-read
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past participle speed-read
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-ing form speed-reading
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[intransitive, transitive] speed-read (something) to read something very quickly, paying attention to the general meaning of sentences and phrases rather than to every word
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