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Reading meaning

reading - 10 dictionary results

  1. 1. of Read
  2. 2. The act of one who reads; perusal; also, printed or written matter to be read.
  3. 3. Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading.
  4. 4. A lecture or prelection; public recital.
  5. 5. The way in which anything reads; force of a word or passage presented by a documentary authority; lection; version.
  6. 6. Manner of reciting, or acting a part, on the stage; way of rendering.
  7. 7. An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer.
  8. 8. Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading.
  9. 9. Addicted to reading; as, a reading community.
  10. 10. Perusal; recital; interpretation or language of a passage.

reading - examples of usage

  1. But Ralph observed that although Mrs. Hilbery held the book so close to her eyes she was not reading a word. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. He's waiting all this time to go on with his reading. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  3. " No," said Jeffrey, reading the Bishop's meaning quickly. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
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