1. [ noun ] (education) a person who enjoys reading
Related terms: scholar bookworm read
2. [ noun ] (business) someone who contracts to receive and pay for a certain number of issues of a publication
Synonyms: subscriber
Related terms: customer subscribe
3. [ noun ] a person who can read; a literate person
Related terms: literate map-reader decipherer skimmer read
4. [ noun ] (religion,Christianity) someone who reads the lessons in a church service; someone ordained in a minor order of the Roman Catholic Church
Synonyms: lector
Related terms: clergyman holy_order
5. [ noun ] (work,education) a public lecturer at certain universities
Synonyms: lecturer lector
Related terms: educator lecture
6. [ noun ] someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
Synonyms: reviewer referee
Related terms: critic scanner referee
7. [ noun ] (printing,work) someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
Synonyms: proofreader
Related terms: printer proofread
8. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 7373
9. [ noun ] (writing,education) one of a series of texts for students learning to read
Related terms: textbook abecedary mcguffey_eclectic_readers
Similar spelling:   Reder