Learner's definition of READER
a person who reads a book, magazine, newspaper, etc.
The book's ending leaves readers to draw their own conclusions.
She's a fast/slow/avid/voracious reader.
He's not much of a reader. [=he doesn't enjoy reading books, magazines, etc.]
a magazine with three million readers
— often + of
see also mind reader, newsreader
a machine that is used for reading text or information that is stored on film, tape, etc.
a microfilm reader
a card reader
a book that is used to learn how to read or to practice reading in your own language or in a foreign language
a teacher at a university who ranks just below a professor