from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Read, George 1733-1798. American Revolutionary leader, politician, and jurist. Delaware's delegate to the Constitutional Convention (1787), he championed the rights of small states and later served as a U.S. senator (1789-1793).

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  • proper n. A surname, a less common spelling variant of Reid.
  • proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.


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  • "I don't think we'll read too much into that game," Read said of Wales's performance.

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  • "At Yale, you could walk into the Beinecke Rare Book Library and read; if you were doing a paper on Edgar Allan Poe like I did, and take out the original version, sit there and read it," Read said.

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  • On the other hand, I now feel Cornelia Read is my soul sister for life.

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  • The optical fibers along which this Speed Read is travelling, and the digital imaging which underlies practically all modern photography, are the direct consequences of that work, done 40 years ago.

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  • The Big Read is about “literary reading not literacy,” Kristy Smith, program manager at the Community Foundation, told me.

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  • Speaking of that fine line between fact and fiction … Longtime host of the recently cancelled PBS show Reading Rainbow turned to Twitter to clear up a misunderstanding that was started by a new article — in the Onion! — supposedly written under his byline entitled “My Living Nightmare of Encouraging Kids to Read is Over.”

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