lip-read Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “lip-read” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [I, T]
/ˈlɪpriːd/ ( past tense and past participle lip-read)
to understand what someone is saying by looking at the way their mouth movesReadingUnderstanding and comprehending
lip-reading noun [U]
Translations of “lip-read”
in Chinese (Traditional) 讀唇, 觀察唇形辨別話意…
in Russian читать с губ…
in Turkish dudak okumak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 读唇, 观察唇形辨别话意…
in Polish czytać z (ruchu) warg…
(Definition of lip-read from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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