report


report
I
n.

1) to file, give, make, present, submit a report

2) to draw up, make out, write, write out, write up a report

3) to confirm a report

4) an accurate; biased, slanted; confirmed; detailed, exhaustive; favorable, positive; firsthand; negative, unfavorable; objective; unconfirmed report

5) an annual; daily; incident; interim; majority; minority; monthly; morning; newspaper; oral; status; traffic; weather; weekly; written report

6) a classified; confidential; restricted; secret; top secret report

7) a school report (BE; AE has report card)

8) a report about, on; to (she filed a report about the incident; the annual report to stockholders)

9) a report that + clause (we have heard reports that the road is closed)

II
v.

1) (B) ('to relate') we reported the information to the authorities

2) (D; intr.) to report about, on ('to describe') (the correspondent reported on the situation at the front)

3) (D; intr.) ('to present oneself') to report for; to (to report to headquarters for duty)

4) (D; tr.) ('to inform on') to report for; to (to report smb. to the police for violating an ordinance)

5) (pol.) (AE) (d; tr.) to report out of ('to return smt. for further action') (to report a bill out of committee)

6) (D; intr.) to report to ('to answer to') (she reports directly to the dean)

7) (G) ('to make known') several people reported having seen the stolen car

8) (K) ('to make known') smb. reported their leaving early

9) (L; to) ('to relate') she reported (to us) that she had accomplished her mission

10) (M) ('to describe') the fire was reported to be burning out of control

11) (N; used with an adjective, past participle) ('to describe') the patrol reported the entire area clear/cleared; he was reported missing in action

12) (Q) ('to describe') they reported how the incident took place

13) (esp. BE) (s) to report sick

* * *
[rɪ'pɔːt]
confirmed
daily
detailed
exhaustive
firsthand
he was reported missing in action
monthly
oral
restricted
submit a report
top secret report
unconfirmed report
unfavorable
weekly
write out
write up a report
written report
on (the correspondent reported on the situation at the front; 'to describe')
to (to report smb. to the police for violating an ordinance)
(B) ('to relate') we reported the information to the authorities
(D; intr.) ('to present oneself) to report for
(D; intr.) to report about
(G) ('to make known') several people reported having seen the stolen car
(K) ('to make known') smb. reported their leaving early
(L; to) ('to relate') she reported (to us) that she had accomplished her mission
(M) ('to describe') the fire was reported to be burning out of control
(N; used with an adjective, past participle) ('to describe') the patrol reported the entire area clear/ cleared
(Q) ('to describe') they reported how the incident took place
(esp. BE) (s) to report sick
a classified
a report about
an accurate
an annual
to confirm a report
to draw up
to file
a school report (BE; AE has report card)
(D; intr.) to report to (she reports directly to the dean; 'to answer to')
(D; intr.) to report to (she reports directly to the dean; 'to answer to')
(pol.) (AE) (d; tr.) to report out of (to report a bill out of committee; 'to return smt. for further action')
a report that + clause (we have heard reports that the road is closed)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • report — [ rəpɔr ] n. m. • 1826; « récit d un événement » v. 1200; de 1. reporter 1 ♦ Bourse Opération par laquelle un spéculateur vend au comptant à un capitaliste (⇒ reporteur) des titres, des devises ou des marchandises qu il lui rachète en même temps… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • report — re·port 1 n: a usu. detailed account or statement: as a: an account or statement of the facts of a case heard and of the decision and opinion of the court or of a quasi judicial tribunal determining the case b: a written submission of a question… …   Law dictionary

  • report — n 1 Report, rumor, gossip, hearsay are comparable when they mean common talk or an instance of it that spreads rapidly. Report is the most general and least explicit of these terms; it need not imply an authentic basis for the common talk, but it …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • report — REPÓRT, reporturi, s.n. Trecere a unei sume (reprezentând un total parţial) din josul unei coloane în fruntea coloanei următoare, pentru a fi adunată în continuare; p. ext. sumă, total reportate sau orice sumă rămasă dintr un calcul anterior. –… …   Dicționar Român

  • report — [ri pôrt′] vt. [ME reporten < OFr reporter, to carry back < L reportare < re , back + portare, to carry: see PORT3] 1. to give an account of, often at regular intervals; give information about (something seen, done, etc.); recount 2. to… …   English World dictionary

  • Report — Re*port (r[ e]*p[=o]rt ), n. [Cf. F. rapport. See {Report}.v. t.] 1. That which is reported. Specifically: (a) An account or statement of the results of examination or inquiry made by request or direction; relation. From Thetis sent as spies to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • report — [n1] account, story address, announcement, article, blow by blow*, brief, broadcast, cable, chronicle, communication, communique, declaration, description, detail, digest, dispatch, handout, history, hot wire*, information, message, narration,… …   New thesaurus

  • Report — Re*port (r? p?rt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reported}; p. pr. & vb. n. Reporting.] [F. reporter to carry back, carry (cf. rapporter; see {Rapport}), L. reportare to bear or bring back; pref. re re + portare to bear or bring. See {Port} bearing,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Report — Re*port (r? p?rt ), v. i. 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To furnish in writing an account of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • report — (n.) late 14c., an account brought by one person to another, rumor, from O.Fr. report (Mod.Fr. rapport), from reporter to tell, relate, from L. reportare carry back, from re back + portare to carry (see PORT (Cf. port) (1)). Meaning formal… …   Etymology dictionary

  • report — /ˈreport, ingl. rɪˈpɔːt/ [vc. ingl., propr. «relazione»] s. m. inv. resoconto, rapporto, relazione …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.