readership

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noun read·er·ship \-ˌship\

Definition of readership

  1. 1a :  the office or position of a readerb :  the quality or state of being a reader

  2. 2 :  the mass or a particular group of readers a magazine's readership

Examples of readership in a Sentence

  1. She holds a readership in chemistry.

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First Known Use of readership

1719


READERSHIP Defined for English Language Learners

readership

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noun

Definition of readership for English Language Learners

  • : the number or group of people who read a particular newspaper or magazine

  • : the position of a reader at a university



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