From sight + read.
- (infinitive and present tense): IPA(key): /ˈseɪt ˌriːd/
- (past tense): IPA(key): /ˈseɪt ˌrɛd/
sight read (third-person singular simple present sight reads, present participle sight reading, simple past and past participle sight read)
- (music) To perform a musical piece while reading it for the first time, without rehearsal.