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1. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] to give an account or representation of in words.

Synonyms

  • describe
  • inform

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • disrepute
  • infamy

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

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How to spell report? Is it repor? Or repot? Common misspellings are:

  • repor
  • repot

Example sentences of the word report


1. Verb, base form
Tenants can report their rent payments on both their federal and state income tax statements.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The information in your report can mean you'll pay more when you apply for a new policy.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Ninety-eight percent of all insurance companies report claims history to national databases.

Quotes containing the word report


1. In bed that night I invented a special drain that would be underneath every pillow in New York, and would connect to the reservoir. Whenever people cried themselves to sleep, the tears would all go to the same place, and in the morning the weatherman could report if the water level of the Reservoir of Tears had gone up or down, and you could know if New York is in heavy boots.
- Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

2. I get in that kind of situation all the time, Comrade. It's not a big deal."Anger replaced my fear. I didn't like being treated like a child. "Stop calling me that. You don't even know what you're talking about.""Sure I do. I had to do a report on the R.S.S.R. last year.
- Richelle Mead, Vampire Academy

3. If you fail to report within the next 12 hours. you will be terminated. If you attack any humans, you will be terminated. If you attempt to remove the tracking device, you will be terminated. We look forward to working with you.
- Kiersten White, Paranormalcy

2. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] announce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding.

Synonyms

  • announce

Antonyms

  • comprehensibility
  • sunniness

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

3. report

noun. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] a written document describing the findings of some individual or group.

Synonyms

  • study
  • written report
  • medical report
  • written document
  • blue book
  • position paper
  • case study
  • assay
  • papers
  • white paper
  • document
  • green paper
  • progress report

Antonyms

  • unobvious
  • impure
  • patterned
  • indirect

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

4. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] announce one's presence.

Synonyms

  • announce
  • clock out
  • denote
  • punch out
  • sign in
  • check out
  • check in

Antonyms

  • check in
  • punch in
  • clock in
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

5. report

noun. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] the act of informing by verbal report.

Synonyms

  • account
  • megillah
  • summarisation
  • comment
  • scuttlebutt
  • summarization
  • direct quotation
  • indirect discourse
  • debriefing
  • direct discourse
  • making known
  • recital
  • gossip
  • yarn
  • anecdote
  • informing

Antonyms

  • indirect discourse
  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

6. report

noun. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] a short account of the news.

Synonyms

  • account
  • bulletin
  • despatch
  • news
  • exclusive
  • scoop
  • communique
  • dispatch
  • write up
  • newsletter
  • urban legend
  • news report
  • story

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • deposit
  • sell
  • adorned

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

7. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] make known to the authorities.

Antonyms

  • artifact

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

8. report

noun. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] a sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing).

Antonyms

  • disreputable

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

9. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism.

Synonyms

  • cover

Antonyms

  • good-naturedness
  • good-humouredness

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)

10. report

verb. ['riːˈpɔrt, rɪˈpɔrt'] complain about; make a charge against.

Synonyms

  • complain
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • quetch
  • plain

Antonyms

  • undress
  • exclude
  • arise
  • show

Etymology

  • reporter (Anglo-Norman)
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