HyperDic: report

English > 13 senses of the word report:
NOUNcommunicationreport, study, written reporta written document describing the findings of some individual or group
communicationreport, accountthe act of informing by verbal / verbal / verbal report
communicationreport, news report, story, account, write upa short / short account of the news
eventreporta sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing)
communicationreport, report carda written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment
communicationreport, composition, paper, themean essay (especially one written as an assignment)
cognitionreport, reputationthe general estimation that the public has for a person
VERBcommunicationreport, describe, accountto give an account or representation of in words
communicationreportannounce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding
communicationreportannounce one's presence
communicationreportmake known to the authorities
communicationreport, coverbe responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism
communicationreportcomplain about
report > pronunciation
Soundsrihpao'rt; riypao'rt
Rhymesabort ... wart: 48 rhymes with aort...
English > report: 13 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA written document describing the findings of some individual or group.
Synonymsstudy, written report
NarrowerassayA written report of the results of an analysis of the composition / composition of some substance
blue bookA report published by the British government
case studyA careful study of some social unit (as a corporation or division within a corporation) that attempts to determine what factors led to its success or failure
green paperA preliminary report of government proposals that is published in order to stimulate / stimulate discussion
medical reportA report of the results of a medical examination of a patient
position paperA report that explains or justifies or recommends some particular policy
progress reportA report of work accomplished during a specified time period
white book, white paperA government report
Broaderdocument, written document, paperswriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
Spanishestudio, informe, memoria, reporte
Catalanestudi, informe
Verbsreportto give an account or representation of in words
reportannounce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding
English > report: 13 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe act of informing by verbal / verbal / verbal report.
Example"he heard reports that they were causing trouble"
Synonymaccount
Narroweranecdoteshort / short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
debriefingReport of a mission or task
direct discourse, direct quotationA report of the exact words used in a discourse (e.g., "he said 'I am a fool'")
gossip, comment, scuttlebuttA report (often malicious) about the behavior of other people
indirect discourseA report of a discourse in which deictic terms are modified appropriately (e.g., "he said 'I am a fool' would be modified to 'he said he is a fool'")
megillah(Yiddish) a long boring tediously detailed account
narration, recital, yarnThe act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
summarization, summarisationThe act of preparing a summary (or an instance thereof)
Broaderinforming, making knownA speech act that conveys information
Spanishinforme, referencia, relación
Catalaninforme, relació, relat
Verbsreportto give an account or representation of in words
reportbe responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism
English > report: 13 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA short / short account of the news.
Example"the report of his speech"
Synonymsnews report, story, account, write up
NarrowerbulletinA brief report (especially an official statement issued for immediate publication or broadcast)
dispatch, despatch, communiqueAn official report (usually sent in haste)
exclusive, scoopA news report that is reported first by one news organization
newsletter, newssheetReport or open letter giving informal or confidential news of interest to a special group
urban legendA story that appears mysteriously and spreads spontaneously in various forms and is usually false
BroadernewsInformation reported in a newspaper or news magazine
Spanishartículo, crónica, historia, informe, relación, relato, reportaje
Catalanarticle, crònica, història, informe, relació, relat, reportatge
Verbsreportto give an account or representation of in words
reportbe responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism
English > report: 13 senses > noun 4, event
MeaningA sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing).
Example"they heard a violent report followed by silence"
Broadernoisesound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
Spanishestampido
English > report: 13 senses > noun 5, communication
MeaningA written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment.
Example"his father signed his report card"
Synonymreport card
Broaderinformation, infoA message received and understood
Spanishinforme escolar
English > report: 13 senses > noun 6, communication
MeaningAn essay (especially one written as an assignment).
Synonymscomposition, paper, theme
Narrowerterm paperA composition intended to indicate a student's progress during a school term
BroaderessayAn analytic or interpretive literary composition
Spanishcomposición, informe, redacción, tema, trabajo
Catalancomposició, informe, redacció, tema
English > report: 13 senses > noun 7, cognition
MeaningThe general estimation that the public has for a person.
Example "he was a person of bad report"
Synonymreputation
Broaderestimate, estimationThe respect with which a person is held
Spanishreputación
Catalanreputació
English > report: 13 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningTo give an account or representation of in words.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something to somebody; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelThey report that there was a traffic accident
Synonymsdescribe, account
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishdar parte, denunciar, describir, informar, relatar, reportar, señalar
Catalanassenyalar, denunciar, descriure, informar, relatar, reportar
Nounsreporta short / short account of the news
reportthe act of informing by verbal / verbal / verbal report
reporta written document describing the findings of some individual or group
English > report: 13 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningannounce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelThey report the information to them
Examples
  • "Dozens of incidents of wife beatings are reported daily in this city"
  • "The team reported significant advances in their research"
Broaderannounce, denotemake known
Spanishinformar, relatar
Catalanassenyalar, comunicar, denunciar, informar, relatar
Nounsreporta written document describing the findings of some individual or group
English > report: 13 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningannounce one's presence.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"I report to work every day at 9 o'clock"
Narrowercheck in, sign inannounce one's arrival, e.g. at hotels or airports
check outannounce one's departure from a hotel
clock out, punch out, clock offRegister one's departure from work
Broaderannounce, denotemake known
Spanishpersonarse, presentarse
English > report: 13 senses > verb 4, communication
Meaningmake known to the authorities.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s something to somebody
Example"One student reported the other to the principal"
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishchivarse de, denunciar, informar, notificar, relatar
Catalaninformar, notificar, relatar
English > report: 13 senses > verb 5, communication
MeaningBe responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
ModelThey won't report the story
Examples
  • "Snow reported on China in the 1950's"
  • "The cub reporter covered New York City"
Synonymcover
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Similar tocoverMaintain a check on
Spanishcubrir, informar
Catalaninformar
Nounsreporta short / short account of the news
reportthe act of informing by verbal / verbal / verbal report
reportera person who investigates and reports or edits news stories
reporting, reportagethe news as presented by reporters for newspapers or radio or television
English > report: 13 senses > verb 6, communication
Meaningcomplain about; make a charge against.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s something to somebody
ModelSam cannot report Sue
Example"I reported her to the supervisor"
Broadercomplain, kick, plain, sound off, quetch, kvetchExpress complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
Spanishdenunciar

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