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Definition of Reading

Reading n. means: A lecture or prelection; public recital.

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Reading n. means: A lecture or prelection; public recital.

Meaning of Reading

Reading (n.) means: A lecture or prelection; public recital.

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Reading (a.): Addicted to reading; as, a reading community.

Reading (n.): An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer.

Reading (n.): Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading.

Cross-reading (n.): The reading of the lines of a newspaper directly across the page, instead of down the columns, thus producing a ludicrous combination of ideas.

Perusal (n.): The act of reading, especially of reading through or with care.

Numeration (n.): The act or art of reading numbers when expressed by means of numerals. The term is almost exclusively applied to the art of reading numbers written in the scale of tens, by the Arabic method.

Reading (a.): Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading.

Lecturn (n.): A choir desk, or reading desk, in some churches, from which the lections, or Scripture lessons, are chanted or read; hence, a reading desk. [Written also lectern and lettern.]

Reader (n.): A book containing a selection of extracts for exercises in reading; an elementary book for practice in a language; a reading book.

Read (v.): Reading.

Reading (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Read

Read (v. i.): To learn by reading.

Lection (n.): A reading; a variation in the text.

A B C (): A primer for teaching the alphabet and first elements of reading.

Reading (n.): A lecture or prelection; public recital.

Misread (v. t.): To read amiss; to misunderstand in reading.

Well-read (a.): Of extensive reading; deeply versed; -- often followed by in.

Cheirosophy (n.): The art of reading character as it is delineated in the hand.

Rest (n.): A short pause in reading verse; a c/sura.

Cantillation (n.): A chanting; recitation or reading with musical modulations.

Cadence (n.): A fall of the voice in reading or speaking, especially at the end of a sentence.

Bookstand (n.): A stand to hold books for reading or reference.

Read (a.): Instructed or knowing by reading; versed in books; learned.

Sitting (n.): The time during which one sits while doing something, as reading a book, playing a game, etc.

Pore (v. i.): To look or gaze steadily in reading or studying; to fix the attention; to be absorbed; -- often with on or upon, and now usually with over.

Reading (n.): Manner of reciting, or acting a part, on the stage; way of rendering.

Erudite (a.): Characterized by extensive reading or knowledge; well instructed; learned.

Lectionary (n.): A book, or a list, of lections, for reading in divine service.

Reading (n.): The act of one who reads; perusal; also, printed or written matter to be read.

Half-read (a.): Informed by insufficient reading; superficial; shallow.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Reading

Meaning of Lemming  

Lemming   means: Per Urban Dictionary: “A lemming refers to a purchase/wished-for-item which results from reading an enthusiastic post about a new fabulous product. Overcome by compulsion, readers follow like lemmings diving off a cliff.”  Can be a noun or verb.  Examples: “That polish is one of my biggest lemmings!” or “I am totally lemming the new OPI Collection after reading her blog post!”

Meaning of Magnetic Deviation

Magnetic Deviation means: Compass error. The difference between the reading of a compass and the actual magnetic course or bearing due to errors in the compass reading. These errors can be caused by metals, magnetic fields and electrical fields near the compass. The act of checking for magnetic deviation is called swinging.

Meaning of RMMA

RMMA means: Reading My Mind Again

Meaning of remhead

remhead means: Someone who require remedial reading classes at school.

Meaning of Camp Granola

Camp Granola means: Campagnolo, frequent incorrect first reading of the trademark.

Meaning of THE THREE R'S

THE THREE R'S means: The three R's was old slang for basic education − 'reading', 'riting' (writing), and 'rithmetic' (arithmetic).

Meaning of legit

legit means: Excellent, outstanding. When Maria walked in and caught her parents reading her diary, she got left.

Meaning of barnstorm

barnstorm means: To make a tour of rural areas. The poetry reading turned out to be a real barnburner!

Meaning of barnburner

barnburner means: A highly successful event. The poetry reading turned out to be a real barnburner!

Meaning of left

left means: Angry, mad. When Maria walked in and caught her parents reading her diary, she got left.

Meaning of Heeling Error

Heeling Error means: The error in a compass reading caused by the heel of a boat.

Meaning of Levar

Levar means: Educated blacks. Refers to Levar Burton of "Reading Rainbow" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation" fame.

Meaning of Parallax Error

Parallax Error means: Error that can be introduced when not reading an instrument, such as a compass, directly from its front, due to the separation of the indicator and the scale being read.

Meaning of paper chase

paper chase means: Reading and recording everything on paper. I have to get me some paper if I'm going to the movies tonight.

Meaning of Au fait

Au fait means: Another one of those French expressions that have slipped into the English language. This one means to be familiar with something. I'd say at the end of reading all this you'd be au fait with the differences between American and English!

Meaning of Au fait

Au fait means: Another one of those French expressions that have slipped into the English language. This one means to be familiar with something. I'd say at the end of reading all this you'd be au fait with the differences between American and English!

Meaning of literary hour

literary hour means: Time spent in the bathroom reading. [It's literary hour for John, when he goes in there you may not see him for hours.].

Meaning of core

core means: One of those words added at the end of phrases meaning 'fully'. Used in a similar fashion to that other execrable phrase 'to the max', i.e. She's fully sick core!" (ed: I have to stop reading this stuff... my IQ is dropping by the minute!)

Meaning of Deviation

Deviation means: (1) Differences between the compass reading and an actual magnetic direction caused by magnetic forces in the vicinity of the compass, which are usually the result of masses of metal, speaker magnets, etc. (2) Vessel departure from specified voyage course.

Meaning of paper chase

paper chase means: Reading and recording everything on paper. I've escaped the paper chase and now do all my research electronically.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: Addicted to reading; as, a reading community.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading.

Meaning of Cross-reading

Cross-reading means: The reading of the lines of a newspaper directly across the page, instead of down the columns, thus producing a ludicrous combination of ideas.

Meaning of Perusal

Perusal means: The act of reading, especially of reading through or with care.

Meaning of Numeration

Numeration means: The act or art of reading numbers when expressed by means of numerals. The term is almost exclusively applied to the art of reading numbers written in the scale of tens, by the Arabic method.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading.

Meaning of Lecturn

Lecturn means: A choir desk, or reading desk, in some churches, from which the lections, or Scripture lessons, are chanted or read; hence, a reading desk. [Written also lectern and lettern.]

Meaning of Reader

Reader means: A book containing a selection of extracts for exercises in reading; an elementary book for practice in a language; a reading book.

Meaning of Read

Read means: Reading.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: of Read

Meaning of Read

Read means: To learn by reading.

Meaning of Lection

Lection means: A reading; a variation in the text.

Meaning of A B C

A B C means: A primer for teaching the alphabet and first elements of reading.

Meaning of Reading

Reading means: A lecture or prelection; public recital.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Abode

Abode means: An omen.

Meaning of Borough

Borough means: An association of men who gave pledges or sureties to the king for the good behavior of each other.

Meaning of Hessian

Hessian means: A native or inhabitant of Hesse.

Meaning of Saffron

Saffron means: A bulbous iridaceous plant (Crocus sativus) having blue flowers with large yellow stigmas. See Crocus.

Meaning of Trijugate

Trijugate means: In three pairs; as, a trijugate leaf, or a pinnate leaf with three pairs of leaflets.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of SUPERCHARGE

SUPERCHARGE means: Supercharge is slang for crack cocaine.

Meaning of TUBE STEAK

TUBE STEAK means: Tube steak is American slang for the penis.

Meaning of EOD

EOD means: End Of Day -or- End Of Discussion

Meaning of plim

plim means: to make a barrel or key tight by filling it with water or standing it in running water to soak

Meaning of stiver/stuiver/stuyver

stiver/stuiver/stuyver means: an old penny (1d). Stiver also earlier referred to any low value coin. Stiver was used in English slang from the mid 1700s through to the 1900s, and was derived from the Dutch Stiver coin issued by the East India Company in the Cape (of South Africa), which was the lowest East India Co monetary unit. There were twenty Stivers to the East India Co florin or gulden, which was then equal to just over an English old penny (1d). (source Cassells)

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