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1. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message.

Synonyms

  • perusal
  • language
  • poring over
  • linguistic process
  • browse
  • perusing
  • studying
  • skim
  • skimming
  • browsing

Antonyms

  • contraindication
  • future
  • past
  • antitype

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Palm Reading

  • superseding
  • stampeding
  • interceding
  • succeeding
  • proceeding
  • preceeding
  • preceding
  • misreading
  • misleading
  • inbreeding
  • conceding
  • seceding
  • rereading
  • receding
  • impeding
  • exceeding
  • acceding
  • speeding
  • pleading
  • breeding
  • bleeding
  • weeding
  • seeding
  • reding
  • needing
  • leading
  • kneading
  • heeding
  • feeding
  • ceding

2. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a particular interpretation or performance.

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument.

Synonyms

  • clock time
  • meter reading
  • data point
  • datum
  • miles per hour
  • indication
  • time

Antonyms

  • competition
  • nonspeaking
  • color
  • standard

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] written material intended to be read.

Synonyms

  • reading material
  • bumph
  • bumf
  • black and white
  • written language

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something.

Synonyms

  • mental representation
  • interpretation
  • version
  • representation
  • internal representation
  • anagoge

Antonyms

  • criticize

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance.

Synonyms

  • speechmaking
  • recitation
  • declamation
  • oral presentation
  • public speaking
  • recital

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. reading

noun. ['ˈriːdɪŋ, ˈrɛdɪŋ'] the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments.

Synonyms

  • mensuration
  • measuring
  • measure
  • measurement

Antonyms

  • artificial language
  • fauna
  • fatty
  • postmeridian

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • read (English)
  • rædan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. palm

noun. ['ˈpɑːm, ˈpɑːlm'] the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers.

Synonyms

  • mitt
  • thenar
  • area
  • paw
  • manus
  • hand

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • disrepute
  • infamy
  • reject

Etymology

  • palme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • palm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. palm

verb. ['ˈpɑːm, ˈpɑːlm'] touch, lift, or hold with the hands.

Synonyms

  • manhandle
  • field
  • fumble
  • touch
  • handle

Antonyms

  • right
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • palme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • palm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. palm

noun. ['ˈpɑːm, ˈpɑːlm'] a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand.

Synonyms

  • linear unit

Antonyms

  • disengage
  • discolor

Etymology

  • palme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • palm (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word palm-reading


1. Noun Phrase
There are many different types of palm reading, but there are a few things that every palm reader looks for.

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