the act of reading . the skill of reading written or printed matter . silent or aloud . study . scan . an interpretation . understanding . analysis . the number or fact shown on an instrument . making meaning from signs or symbols . audition . explanation . indication . measurement . record . knowledge of literature . a passage of scripture read aloud to a group of people . an occasion for poetry or literature to be read or performed aloud to an audience . perusal . scholarship . book learning . discern in someone’s eyes or expression .
a range of different things . variety . the condition of being diverse . multiplicity . the condition of being composed of different qualities . the inclusion of different types of people . an instance of diverse elements in one object or system . a point of divergence . multiformity . difference . unlikeness . an assortment . comprised of many .