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Another word for read

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Verb
  1. To perceive and recognize the meaning of

  2. To understand in a particular way

      1. To be able to be construed, as a sentence
      2. To use syntactically:
      3. To understand or explain the meaning of (something), especially in a particular way; interpret:
      1. To present or conceptualize the meaning of by means of art or criticism:
      2. To translate from one language into another:
      3. To bring out the meaning of; esp., to give one's own conception of (a work of art), as in performance or criticism
      1. To start growing; root or germinate:
      2. To carry in one's possession:
      3. To convey by transportation:
    See also:

    understand

  3. To give a precise indication of, as on a register or scale

      1. To be or give a sign, token, or indication of; signify; betoken
      2. To serve as a sign, symptom, or token of; signify:
      3. To direct attention to; point to or point out; show
      1. To single out or indicate by or as if by a mark:
      2. To give attention to; notice:
      3. To show or indicate by a mark or marks
      1. To set down for preservation in writing or other permanent form:
      2. To put in writing, print, etc. for future use; draw up an account of
      3. To show, as on a dial
      1. To have one's name placed on the list of those eligible to vote in an election, by making application in the prescribed way
      2. To enroll officially or formally, especially in order to vote or attend classes.
      3. To show, as by facial expression
      1. (Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
      2. To cause or allow to be seen; display:
      3. To enter (animals, flowers, etc.) in a competitive show
    See also:

    show

Another word for read

Verb
  1. To understand by reading

    See also:

    understand

  2. To interpret

      1. To look at or see; behold
      2. To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
      3. To survey or study mentally; consider:
      1. To give in return or by obligation:
      2. To transfer (a suspect or prisoner) from one country to another by rendition.
      3. To give, hand over, deliver, present, or submit, as for approval, consideration, payment, etc.
      1. To put into the words of a different language
      2. (Cytology) To convert into a chain of amino acids forming a specific protein: said of genetic information in the form of messenger RNA
      3. (--- Eccles.) To transfer (a bishop) from one see to another; also, to move (a saint's body or remains) from one place of interment to another
      1. To translate (a message in cipher or code) into ordinary, understandable language; decode
      2. To find a solution to a problem.
      3. To read or interpret (ambiguous, obscure, or illegible matter).
      1. To figure out something difficult to interpret.
      2. To convert from a scrambled electronic signal into an interpretable one.
      3. To convert from an encrypted form to plain text.
      1. To cause to fail or become ruined or unfulfilled:
      2. To become unraveled:
      3. To fall apart, disintegrate, collapse, etc.
      1. To send by express
      2. To get by pressure; elicit by force; extort
      3. To put into words; represent by language; state
      1. To define; expound:
      2. To offer reasons for or a cause of; justify:
      3. To give the meaning or interpretation of; expound
      1. To set forth point by point; state in detail
      2. To explain in detail; elucidate:
      3. To explain or interpret; clarify
      1. To analyze (a sentence, clause, etc.) so as to show its syntactic construction and its meaning
      2. To use syntactically:
      3. To understand or explain the meaning of (something), especially in a particular way; interpret:
      1. To regard or consider; deem:
      2. To cause or allow the mind to become aware of (a stimulus):
      3. To become aware (of) through one of the senses, esp. through sight
      1. To restate something as, or to compose a paraphrase.
      2. To express in a paraphrase
      3. To restate using different words, especially to clarify.
      1. To state again or in a new form.
      2. To state again (without changing)
      3. To state again, esp. in a different way
      1. To adapt:
      2. To cause (one) to undergo something; subject:
      3. To urge or force to an action:
    See also:

    interpret

  3. To contain when read

      1. To set forth in words; declare.
      2. To set forth in words, esp. in a specific, definite, or formal way
      3. To express or present in a nonverbal way
      1. To have in recognition of achievement or superiority:
      2. To maintain in a given condition, situation, or action:
      3. To carry or support (the body or a bodily part) in a certain position:
      1. To serve as a sign, symptom, or token of; signify:
      2. To direct attention to; point to or point out; show
      3. To state or express briefly:
      1. To have one's name placed on the list of those eligible to vote in an election, by making application in the prescribed way
      2. To enroll officially or formally, especially in order to vote or attend classes.
      3. To show, as by facial expression
      1. To show, as on a dial
      2. To put in writing, print, etc. for future use; draw up an account of
      3. To set down for preservation in writing or other permanent form:
      1. To exhibit or manifest (oneself or itself) in a given character, condition, etc.
      2. To give a performance or present an exhibition:
      3. To enter (animals, flowers, etc.) in a competitive show
      1. To show by sign; symbolize; signify
      2. To manifest or communicate, as by a gesture; show:
      3. To put into words; represent by language; state
      1. To maintain or defend (rights, claims, etc.)
      2. To defend or maintain (one's rights, for example).
      3. To state or express positively; affirm:
      1. To say positively; declare firmly; assert to be true
      2. To assert that one will give true testimony equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
      3. To declare positively; assert to be true:
  4. To utter printed matter aloud

    See also:

    address

    recite