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1. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events.

Synonyms

  • check stub
  • written record
  • file
  • memorabilia
  • counterfoil
  • stub
  • working papers
  • chronicle
  • evidence
  • story
  • data file
  • history
  • written account

Antonyms

  • allow
  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • attack

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Record Holder

  • beholder
  • smolder
  • shoulder
  • polder
  • nolder
  • moulder
  • molder
  • golder
  • folder
  • dolder
  • colder
  • boulder
  • bolder

Example sentences of the word record-holder


1. Noun Phrase
As the record holder for length among all snakes, the reticulated python is particularly ill-suited to captivity.

2. Noun Phrase
He no longer is the record holder for either title, because Guinness record holders must be alive.

3. Noun Phrase
According to the Guinness Book of World Records, she's the world record holder.

2. holder

noun. ['ˈhoʊldɝ'] a holding device.

Synonyms

  • zarf
  • cigarette holder
  • thole
  • candle holder
  • tholepin
  • holding device
  • rowlock
  • oarlock
  • peg
  • pin
  • candlestick

Antonyms

  • employer
  • civilian
  • noncurrent
  • unnecessary

3. record

verb. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] make a record of; set down in permanent form.

Synonyms

  • book
  • manifest
  • chalk up
  • videotape
  • tally
  • tape
  • save
  • score
  • post
  • keep
  • put down
  • inscribe
  • document
  • log
  • notch
  • maintain
  • photograph
  • clock on
  • file
  • film
  • ring up
  • register
  • preserve
  • punch in
  • chronicle
  • file away
  • clock in
  • log up
  • mark
  • enter
  • accession
  • shoot
  • clock up
  • take

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • pop out
  • exit
  • get off

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove.

Synonyms

  • audio recording
  • platter
  • audio
  • phonograph recording disk
  • phonograph recording
  • disk
  • 78
  • L-P
  • acetate disk
  • seventy-eight
  • phonograph record
  • LP
  • sound recording

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • detach

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. record

verb. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] register electronically.

Synonyms

  • tape
  • prerecord
  • save
  • tape record
  • enter
  • write
  • put down

Antonyms

  • ignore
  • take away
  • file out
  • undock

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] the number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had.

Antonyms

  • sit

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] the sum of recognized accomplishments.

Synonyms

  • track record
  • achievement

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • open
  • text edition

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. record

verb. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments.

Synonyms

  • indicate
  • register
  • show
  • say
  • read

Antonyms

  • blunt file
  • taper file
  • roughen
  • add

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport).

Synonyms

  • attainment
  • world record

Antonyms

  • unobvious
  • disappear
  • differ

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. record

noun. ['rəˈkɔrd, ˈrɛkɝd, rɪˈkɔrd'] a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone.

Synonyms

  • card
  • won-lost record
  • fact
  • scorecard
  • book
  • record book

Antonyms

  • deficit
  • lead
  • e-mail
  • electronic mail

Etymology

  • record (French)
  • recorden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • record (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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