|read my lips
||my lips are saying what you are hearing, believe it
||Edie said, "Read my lips, people. We have no more money."
|read them and weep
||check your cards and cry about your poor hand
||After dealing the cards, Walt said, "Read 'em and weep, boys."
|read up on
||read about, study, look up
||I'm going to the library to read up on Louis Riel.
||see what you're thinking or feeling
||You have an expressive face. Anybody can read you.
||(See the real McCoy)
|realize your potential
||be the best you can, come into your own
||If you work for a good company, you can realize your potential.
||not willing to listen, not wanting to hear about
||When you talk about smoking, he's really deaf.
||scold, give you hell, tie into
||He reamed me out for driving too fast. He said I could have caused an accident.
|reap what you sow
||(See you reap whatsoever you sow)
||buttocks, posterior, backside, butt
||"Where did she pinch you?" "On my rear end - my bum."