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noun

the ability to discern the thoughts of others without the normal means of communication, especially by means of a preternatural power.
an act or the practice of so discerning the thoughts of another.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Also called thought reading.

Origin of mind reading

First recorded in 1880–85
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