Definitions for perusepəˈruz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peruse(verb)

    examine or consider with attention and in detail

    "Please peruse this report at your leisure"

Wiktionary

  1. peruse(Noun)

    An examination or perusal; an instance of perusing.

  2. peruse(Verb)

    To examine or consider with care.

  3. peruse(Verb)

    To read completely.

  4. peruse(Verb)

    To look over casually; to skim.

  5. peruse(Verb)

    To go from place to place; to wander.

  6. Origin: From per-+use, from either (peruti, perusitare) or (peruser), originally leading two concurrent meanings, but only those derived from "to examine" survive today.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peruse(verb)

    to observe; to examine with care

  2. Peruse(verb)

    to read through; to read carefully

Anagrams of peruse

  1. purees, purées

  2. rupees

  3. Purees


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  • pročíst, prohlédnout, přečíst, prostudovat, přelétnout, prozkoumatCzech
  • studieren, genau unter die Lupe nehmen, durchlesen, überfliegen, lesenGerman
  • εξετάζω, μελετώGreek
  • examinar, leer atentamenteSpanish
  • tutkimus, tutkia, tarkastelu, [[lukea]] [[huolellisesti]]Finnish
  • jeter un coup d'œil, examen, examinerFrench
  • aalhaihManx
  • átolvas, végigolvasHungarian
  • membaca dgn telitiIndonesian
  • lesa, lesa gaumgæfilegaIcelandic
  • [[zorgvuldig]] [[onderzoeken]]Dutch
  • examinar, ler, todoPortuguese
  • прочитывать, изучать, прочитать, изучить, просмотреть, рассмотреть, просматривать, рассматриватьRussian
  • preskúmať, preštudovaťSlovak

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