Definition: 'Read'

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  • Length: 4 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: read

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular Verb- Base Form
  • Irregular Verb- Past Simple
  • Irregular Verb- Past Participle
  • A verb describes an action or a state

Related Glossary Definitions:

Dreaded vote of confidence;  Read a pass;  Thread the ball;  Readability Test

Dictionary Definitions

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Similar Words (using 'read' as word stem):

Prefix + 'read'

bedspread, beebread, bespread, bread, copyread, cornbread, crispbread, dispread, dread, gingerbread, goldthread, griddlebread, lipread, misread, oread, outread, outspread, overspread, packthread, proofread, reread, respread, rethread, retread, shewbread, shortbread, sowbread, spread, sweetbread, teabread, thread, tread, unread, unthread, untread, widespread, wingspread,

'read' + Suffix

readabilities, readability, readable, readableness, readably, readapt, readaptation, readapted, readapting, readapts, readd, readded, readdict, readdicted, readdicting, readdicts, readding, readdress, readdressed, readdresses, readdressing, readds, reader, readerly, readers, readership, readerships, readied, readier, readies, readiest, readily, readiness, readinesses, reading, readings, readjourn, readjourned, readjourning, readjournment, readjournments, readjourns, readjust, readjustable, readjusted, readjuster, readjusters, readjusting, readjustment, readjustments, readjusts, readminister, readmission, readmissions, readmit, readmits, readmittance, readmitted, readmitting, readopt, readopted, readopting, readoption, readopts, readorn, readorned, readorning, readorns, readout, readouts, reads, ready, readying,