• (British, America) IPA: /pəˈɹuːz/

peruse (peruses, present participle perusing; past and past participle perused)

  1. (transitive) To examine or consider with care.
  2. (transitive) To read completely.
  3. (transitive, informal) To look over casually; to skim.
  4. (intransitive, regional) To go from place to place; to wander.
Translations Translations Translations Noun

peruse (plural peruses)

  1. An examination or perusal; an instance of perusing.
    • 2008, Dave Robson, "Hi-tea, low cost! ↗", Evening Gazette online, September 12,
      A peruse of the website looked promising […]
  • French: examen
  • Russian: рассмотрение

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