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proof·read

 (pro͞of′rēd′)
v. proof·read (-rĕd′), proof·read·ing, proof·reads
v.tr.
To read (copy or proof) in order to find errors and mark corrections.
v.intr.
To read copy or proof for purposes of error detection and correction.

proof′read′er n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.proofreader - someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
pressman, printer - someone whose occupation is printing
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Translations
مُصَحِّح مُسَوَّدَة المَطبوعات
korektor
korrekturlæser
korrektor
korektors
düzeltmen

proofreader

[ˈpruːfˌriːdəʳ] Ncorrector(a) m/f de pruebas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

proofreader

[ˈpruːfriːdər] ncorrecteur/trice m/f (d'épreuves)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

proofreader

[ˈpruːfˌriːdəʳ] ncorrettore/trice di bozze
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

proofread

(ˈpruːfˌriːd) past tense, past participle proofread (-ˌred) verb
to read a text to see if there are any errors and correct them.
proofreader noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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The writer had taught English in several schools while he has actively been a journalist since 1993 when he worked as a proofreader with 'Daily Sketch' in Ibadan.
She taught music theory at Elgin Community College, then found "life after teaching" as a proofreader. She was an oboist and organist, and accompanied several choral groups over the years.
He migrated to Pakistan after the partition of India and worked as a proofreader in Daily Imroze, Karachi.
He migrated to Pakistan after the partition and worked with a newspaper as a proofreader.
And we welcome our longtime proofreader, SUSANNA BEISER, as staff copy editor.
He began his publishing career as a freelance proofreader and copy editor.
Describing her work before appearing on TV, Anne added: "I was a proofreader working from home but because I'm autistic, I found it difficult to get organised and so I was losing work.' CANDID Anne Hegerty
Before coming here, I worked as an English language instructor, chief En/Ar translator, proofreader, reporter in Egypt and Qatar.
administration's strategy (the word used here loosely) toward Iran's government recently appeared in the Orthodox English-language daily Hamodia under the title "Mutcheh-ing the Mullahs." The columnist (full disclosure: it was I) was challenged by an expert proofreader (full disclosure: she is my wife) to explain the odd Yiddish verb.
Turner for Mac and Contract Tools for Word on Windows PCs now feature an enhanced proofreader for finding common contract drafting problems.
VVPROOFREADER looks thrown in under a penalty judged on Flat form 3.40 Sandown Trainer Neil Mulholland hinted in last week's Weekender stable tour that Proofreader could be well treated off a hurdles mark of 110, and his assessment was proved correct when the sixyear-old made his handicap debut at Taunton last week as Proofreader bolted up by nine lengths.