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report
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 19
1. To make a report, or response, in respect of a matter inquired of, a duty enjoined, or information expected; as, the committee will report at twelve o'clock.
2. To furnish in writing an account of a speech, the proceedings at a meeting, the particulars of an occurrence, etc., for publication.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To refer.
3. To give an account of; to relate; to tell; to circulate publicly, as a story; as, in the common phrase, it is reported.
4. To give an official account or statement of; as, a treasurer reports the receipts and expenditures.
6. To return or present as the result of an examination or consideration of any matter officially referred; as, the committee reported the bill witth amendments, or reported a new bill, or reported the results of an inquiry.
7. To make minutes of, as a speech, or the doings of a public body; to write down from the lips of a speaker.
8. To write an account of for publication, as in a newspaper; as, to report a public celebration or a horse race.
12. A story or statement circulating by common talk; a rumor; hence, fame; repute; reputation.
13. Sound; noise; as, the report of a pistol or cannon.
14. An account or statement of a judicial opinion or decision, or of case argued and determined in a court of law, chancery, etc.; also, in the plural, the volumes containing such reports; as, Coke's Reports.
15. A sketch, or a fully written account, of a speech, debate, or the proceedings of a public meeting, legislative body, etc.
16. Rapport; relation; connection; reference.
Part of Speech: noun
1. An official statement of facts, verbal or written; especially, a statement in writing of proceedings and facts exhibited by an officer to his superiors; as, the reports of the heads af departments to Congress, of a master in chancery to the court, of committees to a legislative body, and the like.
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