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Read (n.) Rennet. See 3d Reed.
Read (imp. & p. p.) of Read
Read (v. t.) To advise; to counsel.
Read (v. t.) To interpret; to explain; as, to read a riddle.
Read (v. t.) To tell; to declare; to recite.
Read (v. t.) To go over, as characters or words, and utter aloud, or recite to one's self inaudibly; to take in the sense of, as of language, by interpreting the characters with which it is expressed; to peruse; as, to read a discourse; to read the letters of an alphabet; to read figures; to read the notes of music, or to read music; to read a book.
Read (v. t.) Hence, to know fully; to comprehend.
Read (v. t.) To discover or understand by characters, marks, features, etc.; to learn by observation.
Read (v. t.) To make a special study of, as by perusing textbooks; as, to read theology or law.
Read (v. i.) To give advice or counsel.
Read (v. i.) To tell; to declare.
Read (v. i.) To perform the act of reading; to peruse, or to go over and utter aloud, the words of a book or other like document.
Read (v. i.) To study by reading; as, he read for the bar.
Read (v. i.) To learn by reading.
Read (v. i.) To appear in writing or print; to be expressed by, or consist of, certain words or characters; as, the passage reads thus in the early manuscripts.
Read (v. i.) To produce a certain effect when read; as, that sentence reads queerly.
Read (v. t.) Saying; sentence; maxim; hence, word; advice; counsel. See Rede.
Read (v.) Reading.
Read () imp. & p. p. of Read, v. t. & i.
Read (a.) Instructed or knowing by reading; versed in books; learned.
Reading (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Read
Reading (n.) The act of one who reads; perusal; also, printed or written matter to be read.
Reading (n.) Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading.
Reading (n.) A lecture or prelection; public recital.
Reading (n.) The way in which anything reads; force of a word or passage presented by a documentary authority; lection; version.
Reading (n.) Manner of reciting, or acting a part, on the stage; way of rendering.
Reading (n.) An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer.
Reading (a.) Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading.
Reading (a.) Addicted to reading; as, a reading community.