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Definition of Read between the lines

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detect the underlying or hidden meaning
Read between the lines Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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read between the lines
v : read what is implied but not expressed on the surface

ENGLISH IDIOMS 2.EDITION
see what is not written, read the implied message, find the hidden meaning If we read between the lines, the memo says the company is going to be sold.
English Idioms WM 1.3a
see what is not written, read the implied message, find the hidden meaning
If we read between the lines, the memo says the company is going to be sold.
WordNet 2.0

Verb
1. read what is implied but not expressed on the surface
(hypernym) interpret, construe, see
Read between the lines Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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