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Definitions of reading:
  • noun:   the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments
    Example: "He has a job meter reading for the gas company"
  • noun:   the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message
    Example: "He enjoys reading books"
  • noun:   a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument
    Example: "He could not believe the meter reading"
  • noun:   written material intended to be read
    Example: "The teacher assigned new readings"
  • noun:   a particular interpretation or performance
    Example: "On that reading it was an insult"
  • noun:   a city on the River Thames in Berkshire in southern England
  • noun:   a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something
  • noun:   a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #7579)

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See reading used in context: 54 poetry verses, 30 Shakespeare works, 7 quotations, 1 Mother Goose rhyme, 6 Bible passages, 106 definitions

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