read sth into sth

read sth into sth (give your own meaning to something rather than what was intended; attach or attribute a new or different meaning to something; presume inferences as one reads something) — вкладывать особый, дополнительный смысл во что-л.; по-своему интерпретировать, толковать что-л.

Example 1: Don't read more into his article than he intended. — Не усматривай в ее статье больше, чем она имела в виду сказать.

Example 2: This statement means exactly what it says. Don't try to read anything else into it. (McGraw-Hill Dict)

Example 3: Am I reading too much into your comments? (McGraw-Hill Dict)

Usage notes: usually used with too much or anything, as in the examples

Related vocabulary:
[put words into sb's mouth]