report back

Definition of report back

  1. 1 :  to return to a place in order to report information, do more work, etc. Report back in two hours. —often + to Report back to my office in two hours.

  2. 2 :  to give (newly found information) to someone The policeman reported back that he found nothing wrong. —often + to Each researcher reports his results back to the project director.

Word by Word Definitions

reportplay
  1. :  common talk or an account spread by common talk :  rumor

    :  quality of reputation

    :  a usually detailed account or statement

  1. :  to give an account of :  relate

    :  to describe as being in a specified state

    :  to serve as carrier of (a message)

backplay
  1. :  the rear part of the human body especially from the neck to the end of the spine

    :  the body considered as the wearer of clothes

    :  capacity for labor, effort, or endurance

  1. :  to, toward, or at the rear

    :  in or into the past :  backward in time

    :  ago

  1. :  being at or in the back

    :  distant from a central or main area

    :  articulated at or toward the back of the oral passage :  formed deep within the mouth

  1. :  to support by material or moral assistance

    :  substantiate

    :  to assume financial responsibility for


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