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1 a loud explosive sound
  • startled by the report of a gun

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2 a relating of events usually in the order in which they happened
  • gave a full report of their trip to London

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3 overall quality as seen or judged by people in general
  • he's a player of good report in golfing circles

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4 information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy
  • the report is that she was caught embezzling, but no one has any evidence

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Synonyms of report (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to give an oral or written account of in some detail
  • will report the progress of the war effort before a congressional committee on Monday

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2 to make a written note of
  • reported the lawyer's closing statement

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The first known use of report was in the 14th century

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“Report.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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