read someone to filth

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the black gay slang term read (call attention to someone's flaws).

Verb[edit]

read someone to filth

  1. (at first especially in the black LGBT community) To thoroughly insult, to comprehensively call attention to the flaws of (someone).
    Synonym: read someone for filth