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thought reading

or thought-reading

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thought reader, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • Which must have been entirely brain-wave or thought-reading, as Rosalind had said never a word of her anxiety, so far.

    Somehow Good William de Morgan
  • Perhaps it was a thought-reading deer, and knew that we meant it no harm.

  • As a whole it was an extraordinary good demonstration of thought-reading, but nothing more at all.

    Up and Down Edward Frederic Benson
  • It is the case of thought-reading by numbers,—nothing more, nothing less.

    Mysterious Psychic Forces Camille Flammarion
  • "But you and Mr. Varick both think it's only thought-reading," said Helen quickly.

    From Out the Vasty Deep Mrs. Belloc Lowndes
  • The phenomena of clairvoyance, clairaudience, thought-reading, were found to be real.

    Annie Besant Annie Besant
  • thought-reading wants seriousness; the most tremendous things depend upon it.

    Robert Elsmere Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Of course it was a mixture of thought-reading and Bubbles' usual quickness!

    From Out the Vasty Deep Mrs. Belloc Lowndes
  • The "something" however, was neither second-sight nor thought-reading, but a very simple, tangible "something."

    We of the Never-Never Jeanie "Mrs. Aeneas" Gunn
  • Then you're inclined to think her thought-reading is more or less a fraud?

    From Out the Vasty Deep Mrs. Belloc Lowndes

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