- to read faster than normal, especially by acquired techniques of skimming and controlled eye movements.
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Examples from the Web for speed-read
In one, Hathaway races through a monologue, reading a teleprompter set to speed-read.Are the Oscars Finally Cool?
February 25, 2011
And so the brothers began to speed-read hundreds of biographies and books, compiling the anecdotes into a smorgasbord of trivia.Eating With the Stars
August 3, 2010