score·​card | \ ˈskȯr-ˌkärd How to pronounce scorecard (audio) \

Definition of scorecard

1 : a card for recording the score of a game
2 : a report or indication of the status, condition, or success of something or someone

Examples of scorecard in a Sentence

I always like to keep a scorecard when I watch a baseball game. The candidate rates highly on the magazine's legislative scorecard.

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Matias was dominating Dadashev and was ahead 109-100, 108-101 and 107-102 on the scorecards at the time of stoppage, according to ESPN's Dan Rafael. Allen Kim, CNN, "Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev dies after sustaining injuries during fight," 23 July 2019 Pinnacle has created WeatherTech ads for every Super Bowl telecast since, competing against the biggest ad agencies with some measure of critical and popular success, according to the myriad postgame commercial scorecards. Robert Channick,, "Pinnacle, small Chicago ad agency behind WeatherTech Super Bowl ads, sued by Florida ad agency with same name," 10 Sep. 2019 Harrington, 38, birdied three of the first four holes Saturday and then added four more birdies to his third-round scorecard., "Scott Harrington tops leaderboard at WinCo Foods Portland Open, eyes PGA Tour card," 10 Aug. 2019 On a night when 10 fights went to the judges’ scorecards, tying a UFC record, Hardy’s victory was part of a stretch of three consecutive knockouts in less than four minutes combined. Greg Luca,, "San Antonio native Alexander Hernandez earns decision win to highlight UFC Fight Night," 21 July 2019 Jones fought cautiously and earned a 48-47 decision on two of the three judges’ scorecards. Greg Beacham,, "Nunes, Jones win at UFC 239," 8 July 2019 Florida had the second-worst performance in energy efficiency delivered to consumers in the Southeast region, above only Alabama, according to the Southern Alliance’s 2018 Energy Efficiency in the Southeast scorecard. Marcia Heroux Pounds,, "FPL seeks state approval to slash energy-efficiency goals," 12 Aug. 2019 San Diego is ranked 18 out of 50 on this scorecard. San Diego Union-Tribune, "San Diego’s tech scene leaps in momentum, outpacing almost every city in America, report says," 17 July 2019 The group is best known for ranking lawmakers on a conservative scorecard and spending millions of dollars to support campaigns against moderate Republicans. Washington Post, "Texas lawmakers ask state police to investigate GOP scandal," 12 Aug. 2019

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circa 1877, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of scorecard

: a card on which the score of a game or contest is recorded
US : a report that gives information about the status, condition, or success of someone or something

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