1. proofread

verb. ['ˈpruːˌfriːd'] read for errors.


  • ascertain
  • control
  • check
  • see
  • insure
  • see to it
  • proof
  • assure
  • read


  • inactivity
  • derestrict
  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint

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Words that Rhyme with Proofread

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Example sentences of the word proofread

1. Verb, base form
Encourage the student to have others proofread his work or have him use a spell-checker.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Be sure to have someone proofread and edit your cover letter before you send it off.

3. Adjective
Print out your proofread letter, or if appropriate, paste it in an email.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Always proofread carefully after finishing your draft.