Nouns (2)

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)

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"

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Adjectives (1)

read
adj. having been read; often used in combination: "a widely read newspaper"

Fuzzynyms (20)

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)

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)

unread
adj. not informed through reading; "he seems to have been wholly unread in political theory"- V.L.Parrington

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