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scorecard

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noun score·card \-ˌkärd\

Simple Definition of scorecard

  • : a card on which the score of a game or contest is recorded

  • : a report that gives information about the status, condition, or success of someone or something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scorecard

  1. 1 :  a card for recording the score of a game

  2. 2 :  a report or indication of the status, condition, or success of something or someone

Examples of scorecard in a sentence

  1. I always like to keep a scorecard when I watch a baseball game.

  2. The candidate rates highly on the magazine's legislative scorecard.



Circa 1877

First Known Use of scorecard

circa 1877


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