Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of reading
  1. the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments; "he has a job meter reading for the gas company"
  2. the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message; "he enjoys reading books"
  3. a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument; "he could not believe the meter reading"; "the barometer gave clear indications of an approaching storm"
  4. a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something
  5. written material intended to be read; "the teacher assigned new readings"; "he bought some reading material at the airport"
  6. a particular interpretation or performance; "on that reading it was an insult"; "he was famous for his reading of Mozart"
  7. a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance; "the program included songs and recitations of well-loved poems"
  8. a city on the River Thames in Berkshire in southern England
Similar Words: meter reading, indication, interpretation, version, reading material, recitation, recital, Reading

 

Hyponyms: speed-reading, perusal, perusing, poring over, studying, browse, browsing, skim, skimming, clock time, time, miles per hour, mph, reinterpretation, anagoge

 

Part Meronyms: England, Berkshire

 

Derivational Morphology: read, register, show, record, argue, indicate, interpret, construe, see, take, recite, retell, declaim

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
Romani means of or relating to the Gypsies or their language or culture; "Romani nomads"; "Romany folk songs"; "a Gypsy fortune-teller"; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z