Sigh treading

sight-read

[sahyt-reed]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), sight-read [sahyt-red] , sight-reading [sahyt-ree-ding] .
to read, play, or sing without previous practice, rehearsal, or study of the material to be treated: to sight-read music; to sight-read another language.

Origin:
1900–05

sight-reader [sahyt-ree-der] , noun
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sight-read (ˈsaɪtˌriːd)
 
vb , -reads, -reading, -read
to sing or play (music in a printed or written form) without previous preparation
 
'sight-reader
 
n
 
'sight-reading
 
n

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