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peruseverb [T]

 us   /pəˈruz/
to ​read or ​look at something in a ​relaxed way: He ​opened the ​newspaper and perused the ​sportspages. Peruse can also ​mean to ​readcarefully in a ​detailed way.
(Definition of peruse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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peruseverb [T]

uk   us   /pəˈruːz/ formal
perusal
noun [S or U] uk   us   /-ˈruː.zəl/ formal
a ​brief perusal (= a ​quickread) He ​sent a ​copy of the ​report to the ​governors for ​their perusal (= for them to ​read).
(Definition of peruse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “peruse”
in Spanish Examinar Detenidamente…
in Vietnamese đọc kỹ…
in Malaysian membaca dengan teliti…
in Thai อ่าน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 随便翻阅, 浏览…
in Turkish dikkatle bakmak/okumak/incelemek…
in Russian внимательно читать, рассматривать…
in Indonesian membaca dengan teliti…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隨便翻閱, 瀏覽…
in Polish studiować…
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