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Origin of reading
OTHER WORDS FROM readingnon·read·ing, nounself-reading, adjective
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Definition for reading (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for reading
Separately, 84% of the CFOs surveyed by Deloitte for their quarterly survey, coming out later today, say the stock market is overvalued…the second highest reading in the survey’s history.Inclusion in the Dow does not guarantee a bump to your share price|Alan Murray|August 27, 2020|Fortune
In the past few years Jensen’s gallery has branched out, hosting public speakings, book readings, musical performances and sit-down meals.Can the Arts Save Rural America From the Recession?|Charu Kasturi|August 16, 2020|Ozy
The product blends readings from thousands of ground stations, weather balloons and satellites, and it uses weather models to intelligently fill in the blanks.
In order to pass, the bill must be approved in two more Knesset readings.
From a more diverse required reading list to structural reforms, students are increasingly stepping up to force change, with groups such as Diversify Our Narrative organizing online.
It's cheesy and ludicrous and, therefore, delightful; it's the reading equivalent of hate-watching.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I gave a reading last week with someone who had taken a class of mine.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Corden has actually been attached to Into the Woods since the first reading of the screenplay two-and-a-half years ago.New ‘Late Late Show’ Host James Corden Would Like to Manage Your Expectations|Kevin Fallon|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The remark comes to mind while reading The Selected Letters of Norman Mailer.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After reading Ever Yours, if nothing else, one can start to understand how such a fanatic mind could produce such fanatic art.Decoding Vincent Van Gogh’s Tempestuous, Fragile Mind|Nick Mafi|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The latter had been reading a new publication, which she laid down at the voice of the butler announcing a visitor.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat
He went on reading the papers and presently exclaimed: Its a frame-up.Under Cover|Roi Cooper Megrue
All the editions adopt the reading is sinne, as in all the MSS.Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales|Geoffrey Chaucer
"In Caesar's name," repeated the official, who had been selected for the duty of reading the Imperial message.Serapis, Complete|Georg Ebers
The question was put for engrossing the bill for a third reading, and carried, there being fifty votes in favor of it.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. II (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
British Dictionary definitions for reading (1 of 2)
- the act of a person who reads
- (as modifier)a reading room; a reading lamp
- ability to read
- (as modifier)the reading public; a child of reading age