• (v. t.) To refer.
  • (v. t.) To bring back, as an answer; to announce in return; to relate, as what has been discovered by a person sent to examine, explore, or investigate; as, a messenger reports to his employer what he has seen or ascertained; the committee reported progress.
  • (v. t.) To give an account of; to relate; to tell; to circulate publicly, as a story; as, in the common phrase, it is reported.
  • (v. t.) To give an official account or statement of; as, a treasurer reports the receipts and expenditures.
  • (v. t.) To return or repeat, as sound; to echo.
  • (v. t.) To return or present as the result of an examination or consideration of any matter officially referred; as, the committee reported the bill witth amendments, or reported a new bill, or reported the results of an inquiry.
  • (v. t.) To make minutes of, as a speech, or the doings of a public body; to write down from the lips of a speaker.
  • (v. t.) To write an account of for publication, as in a newspaper; as, to report a public celebration or a horse race.
  • (v. t.) To make a statement of the conduct of, especially in an unfavorable sense; as, to report a servant to his employer.
  • (v. i.) To make a report, or response, in respect of a matter inquired of, a duty enjoined, or information expected; as, the committee will report at twelve o'clock.
  • (v. i.) To furnish in writing an account of a speech, the proceedings at a meeting, the particulars of an occurrence, etc., for publication.
  • (v. i.) To present one's self, as to a superior officer, or to one to whom service is due, and to be in readiness for orders or to do service; also, to give information, as of one's address, condition, etc.; as, the officer reported to the general for duty; to report weekly by letter.
  • (v. t.) That which is reported.
  • (v. t.) An account or statement of the results of examination or inquiry made by request or direction; relation.
  • (v. t.) A story or statement circulating by common talk; a rumor; hence, fame; repute; reputation.
  • (v. t.) Sound; noise; as, the report of a pistol or cannon.
  • (v. t.) An official statement of facts, verbal or written; especially, a statement in writing of proceedings and facts exhibited by an officer to his superiors; as, the reports of the heads af departments to Congress, of a master in chancery to the court, of committees to a legislative body, and the like.
  • (v. t.) An account or statement of a judicial opinion or decision, or of case argued and determined in a court of law, chancery, etc.; also, in the plural, the volumes containing such reports; as, Coke's Reports.
  • (v. t.) A sketch, or a fully written account, of a speech, debate, or the proceedings of a public meeting, legislative body, etc.
  • (v. t.) Rapport; relation; connection; reference.

Compare report with other words:

report vs. tell

report vs. respond

disclose vs. report

poster vs. report

deport vs. report

report vs. retort

report vs. resort

report vs. requisition

exemplified vs. report

plenary vs. report

form vs. report

assess vs. report

report vs. represent

novel vs. report

latter vs. report

donate vs. report

report vs. rumorous

complain vs. report

complaint vs. report

narrative vs. report

fixed vs. report

herald vs. report

communication vs. report

information vs. report

agenda vs. report

document vs. report

report vs. talk

report vs. say

essay vs. report

explanation vs. report

malayalam vs. report

basque vs. report

report vs. state

declaration vs. report

report vs. repute

content vs. report

rapport vs. report

report vs. reportage

notice vs. report

report vs. repress

investigation vs. report

mention vs. report

apply vs. report

announcement vs. report

declare vs. report

report vs. require

purport vs. report

performance vs. report

relate vs. report

claim vs. report

educate vs. report

descriptive vs. report

misreport vs. report

report vs. reportable

cahier vs. report

eir vs. report

clepe vs. report

dob vs. report

bulletin vs. report

eyewitness vs. report

hearsay vs. report

report vs. squawk

fragor vs. report

dreadful vs. report

report vs. tattle

hansard vs. report

report vs. subordinate

letter vs. report

display vs. report

auricular vs. report

putative vs. report

denounce vs. report

chronicle vs. report

report vs. verbatim

narrate vs. report

report vs. tale

annual vs. report

gun vs. report

report vs. sharp

report vs. reporter

cover vs. report

journalist vs. report

appeal vs. report

convey vs. report

report vs. statement

report vs. retell

repeat vs. report

recount vs. report

describe vs. report

brief vs. report

account vs. report

article vs. report

record vs. report

book vs. report