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English noun: reader

1. reader (person) a person who enjoys reading


Broader (hypernym)bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student


Narrower (hyponym)bookworm

2. reader (person) someone who contracts to receive and pay for a service or a certain number of issues of a publication


Synonymssubscriber


Broader (hypernym)client, customer

3. reader (person) a person who can read; a literate person


Broader (hypernym)literate, literate person


Narrower (hyponym)decipherer, map-reader, skimmer

4. reader (person) someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication


Synonymsreferee, reviewer


Broader (hypernym)critic


Narrower (hyponym)scanner

5. reader (person) someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections


Synonymsproofreader


Broader (hypernym)pressman, printer

6. reader (person) someone who reads the lessons in a church service; someone ordained in a minor order of the Roman Catholic Church


Synonymslector


Broader (hypernym)clergyman, Holy Order, man of the cloth, Order, reverend

7. reader (person) a public lecturer at certain universities


Synonymslector, lecturer


Broader (hypernym)educator, pedagog, pedagogue

8. reader (communication) one of a series of texts for students learning to read


Broader (hypernym)school text, schoolbook, text, text edition, textbook


Narrower (hyponym)McGuffey Eclectic Readers









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