Meaning of proofread
Pronunciation: (prf'rēd"), [key]
— v., -read -read•ing.
- to read (printers' proofs, copy, etc.) in order to detect and mark errors to be corrected.
- to read printers' proofs, copy, etc., to detect and mark errors, esp. as an employee of a typesetting firm, newspaper office, or publishing house. See table ofin back matter.
- proofread (Thesaurus)