Origin of reading
OTHER WORDS FROM readingnon·read·ing, nounself-reading, adjective
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Other definitions for reading (2 of 2)
How to use reading in a sentence
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.
Once I began reading, I realized A Gronking to Remember was a masturbatory tribute to the New England Patriots.
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
My choice is that it should be required reading by those who run the city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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 lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
While Louis was reading these dispatches, he received a summons from Elizabeth, to attend her immediately.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Lawrence and Dan were passing a newspaper office, before which a large crowd had gathered, reading the war bulletins.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
This reading secures scarcely anything more than a succession of sights to the eye or sounds to the ear.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
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