must-read

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Etymology[edit]

must + read (something you must read).

Noun[edit]

must-read (plural must-reads)

  1. A book, article, etc. that one is strongly recommended to read.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word usually refers to a specific publication. One doesn't say, for example, "French newspapers are must-reads to improve your French."

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