- read\ over
- v. phr.To read hurriedly in a rather superficial manner.
The professor said he had no time to read my essay thoroughly but that he had read it over and would comment later in detail.
Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". Оригинал: A.Маккей, М.Т.Боткер, Дж.И.Гейтс. 1997.