Nouns (2)
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read
n. something that is read; "the article was a very good read"
read
n. the act of obtaining data from peripheral devices in a computer
Verbs (22)
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translate, interpret, read, understand
v. make sense of a language; "She understands French"; "Can you read Greek?"
take, read, study, learn
v. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
read
v. to hear and understand; "I read you loud and clear!"
read, take
v. interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression; "I read this address as a satire"; "How should I take this message?"; "You can't take credit for this!"
read
v. interpret something that is written or printed; "read the advertisement"; "Have you read Salman Rushdie?"
read
v. look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed; "The King will read the proclamation at noon"
read
v. interpret the significance of, as of palms, tea leaves, intestines, the sky; also of human behavior; "She read the sky and predicted rain"; "I can't read his strange behavior"; "The fortune teller read his fate in the crystal ball"
register, read, record, show
v. indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
say, read
v. have or contain a certain wording or form; "The passage reads as follows"; "What does the law say?"
scan, read
v. obtain data from magnetic tapes; "This dictionary can be read by the computer"
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (1)
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read
adj. having been read; often used in combination: "a widely read newspaper"
Fuzzynyms (20)
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decrypt, decode, decipher
v. read with difficulty; "Can you decipher this letter?"; "The archeologist traced the hieroglyphs"
present, salute
v. recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position; "When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute"
present, deliver
v. deliver (a speech, oration, or idea); "The commencement speaker presented a forceful speech that impressed the students"
speechify
v. make speeches; hold forth, or harangue with a certain degree of formality; "These ministers speechify on every occasion"
write
v. communicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week"
transcribe, transliterate
v. rewrite in a different script; "The Sanskrit text had to be transliterated"
transcribe
v. make a phonetic transcription of; "The anthropologist transcribed the sentences of the native informant"
transcribe
v. write out from speech, notes, etc.; "Transcribe the oral history of this tribe"
recite, declaim
v. recite in elocution
give
v. consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man; "She gave herself to many men"
peruse
v. examine or consider with attention and in detail; "Please peruse this report at your leisure"
examine closely, pore over, zoom in on
v. focus one's attention on
Synonyms (8)
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take to be, look on, look upon, regard as, think of, esteem, repute
v. look on as or consider; "she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent"
hold
v. remain committed to; "I hold to these ideas"
Antonyms (1)
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unread
adj. not informed through reading; "he seems to have been wholly unread in political theory"- V.L.Parrington
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Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    2
  • Verbs
    22
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    1
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    20
  • Synonyms
    8
  • Antonyms
    1

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