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re·port

 (rĭ-pôrt′)
n.
1.
a. A formal account of the proceedings or transactions of a group: a company's annual report.
b. A spoken or written account of an event, usually presented in detail: a news report; reports of children getting food poisoning.
2. A person who is accountable or subordinate to another person within a company or organization: a manager with two reports.
3. reports Law Bound volumes containing the published court opinions in legal cases, intended to provide a reference for precedents in subsequent cases.
4.
a. Reputation; repute: We know him only by report.
b. Archaic Common talk; rumor or gossip.
5. An explosive noise: the report of a rifle.
v. re·port·ed, re·port·ing, re·ports
v.tr.
1.
a. To make or present an official or formal account of: The study reported a decline in heart disease. The audit reports that the company lost money.
b. To write or provide an account or summation of for publication or broadcast: report the news.
2.
a. To tell about the presence or occurrence of: A burglar was reported in the area.
b. To relate or tell, especially from personal experience: They reported that fallen tree limbs were blocking the road. See Synonyms at describe.
3. To submit or relate the results of considerations concerning: The committee reported the bill.
4. To carry back and repeat to another: reported the rumor of a strike.
5. To complain about or denounce: reported the students to the principal.
v.intr.
1. To make a report: Would you please report on what happened?
2. To serve as a reporter for a publication, broadcasting company, or other news media.
3. To present oneself: report for duty.
4. To be accountable or subordinate to someone: She reports directly to the board of directors.
Phrasal Verb:
report out
To return after deliberation to a legislative body for action: The committee reported the new tax bill out.
Idiom:
on report
Subject to disciplinary action.

[Middle English, from Old French, from reporter, to report, from Latin reportāre : re-, re- + portāre, to carry; see per- in Indo-European roots.]

re·port′a·ble adj.

report

(rɪˈpɔːt)
n
1. an account prepared for the benefit of others, esp one that provides information obtained through investigation and published in a newspaper or broadcast
2. a statement made widely known; rumour: according to report, he is not dead.
3. an account of the deliberations of a committee, body, etc: a report of parliamentary proceedings.
4. (Education) Brit a statement on the progress, academic achievement, etc, of each child in a school, written by teachers and sent to the parents or guardian annually or each term
5. (Law) a written account of a case decided at law, giving the main points of the argument on each side, the court's findings, and the decision reached
6. comment on a person's character or actions; reputation: he is of good report here.
7. a sharp loud noise, esp one made by a gun
vb
8. to give an account (of); describe
9. to give an account of the results of an investigation (into): to report on housing conditions.
10. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (of a committee, legislative body, etc) to make a formal report on (a bill)
11. (tr) to complain about (a person), esp to a superior: I'll report you to the teacher.
12. (tr) to reveal information about (a fugitive, escaped prisoner, etc) esp concerning his whereabouts
13. (intr) to present oneself or be present at an appointed place or for a specific purpose: report to the manager's office.
14. (intr) to say or show that one is (in a certain state): to report fit.
15. (foll by: to) to be responsible to and under the authority of: the plant manager reports to the production controller.
16. (Journalism & Publishing) (intr) to act as a reporter for a newspaper or for radio or television
17. (Law) law to take down in writing details of (the proceedings of a court of law) as a record or for publication
[C14: from Old French, from reporter to carry back, from Latin reportāre, from re- + portāre to carry]
reˈportable adj

re•port

(rɪˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt)

n.
1. a detailed account of an event, situation, etc., usu. based on observation or inquiry.
2. a statement or announcement.
3. a widely circulated item of news; rumor; gossip.
4. an account of a speech, meeting, etc., esp. for publication.
5. a loud noise, as from an explosion.
6. a statement of a student's grades or academic standing.
7. a statement of a judicial opinion or decision.
8. repute; reputation.
v.t.
9. to carry and repeat, as an answer or message.
10. to relate, as the results of one's observation or investigation.
11. to give a formal account or statement of: to report a deficit.
12. (of a committee) to return (a bill) to a legislative body with findings and recommendations.
13. to make a charge against (a person), as to a superior.
14. to make known the presence, absence, condition, etc., of: to report an aircraft missing.
15. to write an account of, as for publication in a newspaper.
16. to relate; tell.
v.i.
17. to make a report of something observed.
18. to work as a reporter, as for a newspaper.
19. to make one's condition or whereabouts known, as to a person in authority: to report sick.
20. to present oneself as ordered: to report for duty.
[1325–75; (v.) < Middle French reporter, Old French < Latin reportāre to carry or bring back =re- re- + portāre to carry; (n.) Middle English < Middle French, derivative of reporter]
re•port′a•ble, adj.

report

- To report something is etymologically to "carry it back," from Latin reportare; the metaphorical sense of "bringing back news" also developed in Latin.
See also related terms for news.

report


Past participle: reported
Gerund: reporting

Imperative
report
report
Present
I report
you report
he/she/it reports
we report
you report
they report
Preterite
I reported
you reported
he/she/it reported
we reported
you reported
they reported
Present Continuous
I am reporting
you are reporting
he/she/it is reporting
we are reporting
you are reporting
they are reporting
Present Perfect
I have reported
you have reported
he/she/it has reported
we have reported
you have reported
they have reported
Past Continuous
I was reporting
you were reporting
he/she/it was reporting
we were reporting
you were reporting
they were reporting
Past Perfect
I had reported
you had reported
he/she/it had reported
we had reported
you had reported
they had reported
Future
I will report
you will report
he/she/it will report
we will report
you will report
they will report
Future Perfect
I will have reported
you will have reported
he/she/it will have reported
we will have reported
you will have reported
they will have reported
Future Continuous
I will be reporting
you will be reporting
he/she/it will be reporting
we will be reporting
you will be reporting
they will be reporting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reporting
you have been reporting
he/she/it has been reporting
we have been reporting
you have been reporting
they have been reporting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reporting
you will have been reporting
he/she/it will have been reporting
we will have been reporting
you will have been reporting
they will have been reporting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reporting
you had been reporting
he/she/it had been reporting
we had been reporting
you had been reporting
they had been reporting
Conditional
I would report
you would report
he/she/it would report
we would report
you would report
they would report
Past Conditional
I would have reported
you would have reported
he/she/it would have reported
we would have reported
you would have reported
they would have reported
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.report - a written document describing the findings of some individual or groupreport - a written document describing the findings of some individual or group; "this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale"
document, papers, written document - writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
assay - a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance
case study - a careful study of some social unit (as a corporation or division within a corporation) that attempts to determine what factors led to its success or failure
white book, white paper - a government report; bound in white
blue book - a report published by the British government; bound in blue
green paper - a preliminary report of government proposals that is published in order to stimulate discussion
progress report - a report of work accomplished during a specified time period
position paper - a report that explains or justifies or recommends some particular policy
medical report - a report of the results of a medical examination of a patient
2.report - the act of informing by verbal reportreport - the act of informing by verbal report; "he heard reports that they were causing trouble"; "by all accounts they were a happy couple"
summarisation, summarization - the act of preparing a summary (or an instance thereof); stating briefly and succinctly
indirect discourse - a report of a discourse in which deictic terms are modified appropriately (e.g., "he said `I am a fool' would be modified to `he said he is a fool'")
direct discourse, direct quotation - a report of the exact words used in a discourse (e.g., "he said `I am a fool'")
making known, informing - a speech act that conveys information
megillah - (Yiddish) a long boring tediously detailed account; "he insisted on giving us the whole megillah"
debriefing - report of a mission or task
anecdote - short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
recital, yarn, narration - the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events; "his narration was hesitant"
scuttlebutt, gossip, comment - a report (often malicious) about the behavior of other people; "the divorce caused much gossip"
3.report - a short account of the newsreport - a short account of the news; "the report of his speech"; "the story was on the 11 o'clock news"; "the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious"
news - information reported in a newspaper or news magazine; "the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"
newsletter, newssheet - report or open letter giving informal or confidential news of interest to a special group
bulletin - a brief report (especially an official statement issued for immediate publication or broadcast)
communique, despatch, dispatch - an official report (usually sent in haste)
urban legend - a story that appears mysteriously and spreads spontaneously in various forms and is usually false; contains elements of humor or horror and is popularly believed to be true
exclusive, scoop - a news report that is reported first by one news organization; "he got a scoop on the bribery of city officials"
4.report - a sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing); "they heard a violent report followed by silence"
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
5.report - a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportmentreport - a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment; "his father signed his report card"
info, information - a message received and understood
6.report - an essay (especially one written as an assignment); "he got an A on his composition"
essay - an analytic or interpretive literary composition
term paper - a composition intended to indicate a student's progress during a school term
7.report - the general estimation that the public has for a person; "he acquired a reputation as an actor before he started writing"; "he was a person of bad report"
estimation, estimate - the respect with which a person is held; "they had a high estimation of his ability"
Verb1.report - to give an account or representation of in wordsreport - to give an account or representation of in words; "Discreet Italian police described it in a manner typically continental"
inform - impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights"
2.report - announce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding; "Dozens of incidents of wife beatings are reported daily in this city"; "The team reported significant advances in their research"
announce, denote - make known; make an announcement; "She denoted her feelings clearly"
3.report - announce one's presence; "I report to work every day at 9 o'clock"
check in, sign in - announce one's arrival, e.g. at hotels or airports
check out - announce one's departure from a hotel
clock off, clock out, punch out - register one's departure from work
announce, denote - make known; make an announcement; "She denoted her feelings clearly"
4.report - make known to the authorities; "One student reported the other to the principal"
inform - impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights"
5.report - be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism; "Snow reported on China in the 1950's"; "The cub reporter covered New York City"
inform - impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights"
cover - maintain a check on; especially by patrolling; "The second officer covered the top floor"
6.report - complain about; make a charge against; "I reported her to the supervisor"
kvetch, plain, quetch, complain, sound off, kick - express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness; "My mother complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about"

report

verb
1. communicate, announce, mention, declare, recount, inform of, give an account of, bring word on I reported the theft to the police.
3. inform on, shop (slang, chiefly Brit.), betray, denounce, incriminate, tell on (informal), blow the whistle on (informal), grass on (Brit. slang), rat on (informal), inculpate His wife reported him to the police.
4. present yourself, come, appear, arrive, turn up, be present, show up (informal), clock in or on None of them had reported for duty.
noun
1. article, story, communication, dispatch, piece, message, item, column, communiqué, write-up Press reports vary dramatically.
2. account, record, detail, note, statement, relation, version, communication, tale, description, declaration, narrative, summary, recital a full report of what happened here tonight
3. (often plural) news, word, information, announcement, tidings There were no reports of casualties.
4. appraisal, marks, grades, assessment, evaluation She was getting bad school reports.
5. bang, sound, crash, crack, noise, blast, boom, explosion, discharge, detonation, reverberation There was a loud report as the fuel tanks exploded.
6. rumour, talk, buzz, gossip, hearsay, scuttlebutt (U.S. slang) According to report, she made an impact at the party.
7. repute, character, regard, reputation, fame, esteem, eminence He is true, manly, and of good report.

report

noun
2. Idle, often sensational and groundless talk about others:
Slang: scuttlebutt.
3. Public estimation of someone:
Informal: rep.
4. A sudden sharp, explosive noise:
verb
1. To give a verbal account of:
2. To observe, analyze, and relate the details of (an event):
Translations
تَقْريرتَقْريرٌ مَدْرَسيّحَديث عام، أخْبار، إشاعَهدَوِييُبْلِغُ
fer saberinformarinformenotificar
zprávadetonacehlášeníhlásithlásit se
rapportrapporterereferereanmeldebrag
selostaaselvittääilmoittaailmoittautuakoulutodistus
izvješćeprijaviti
beszámoliskolai értesítõjelentjelentésjelentkezik
laporan
hvellurkæraklagaorîrómur, kvittursegja frá; gefa skÿrslu
報告報告する通知表
보고보고하다성적표
apskųstigandaspateikti ataskaitąpažangumo pažymėjimaspranešti apie
atreferētbaumasiesniegt ziņojumuliecībanosūdzēt
detonácia
poročiloprijavitispričevalovestporočati
rapportrapporterabetyg
การรายงานบัตรรายงานรายงาน
raporrapor vermekşikâyet etmeksilâh sesisöylemek
bản báo cáobáo cáobáo cáo học tập

report

[rɪˈpɔːt]
A. N
1. (= account) → informe m (Press, Rad, TV) → reportaje m, crónica f; (= piece of news) → noticia f
there were no reports of casualtiesno se anunciaron víctimas
to give or make or present a report (on sth)presentar un informe (sobre algo)
see also law, progress D, D
2. (Brit) (also school report) → boletín m or cartilla f de notas (US) (= assignment) → trabajo m
to get a good/bad reportsacar buenas/malas notas
3. (= rumour) → rumor m
according to report(s)según se dice
4. (liter) (= reputation) → reputación f, fama f
a person of good reportuna persona de buena reputación or fama
5. (= bang) → estallido m; (= shot) → disparo m
B. VT
1. (= state, make known) it is reported from Berlin thatcomunican or se informa desde Berlín que ...
nothing to reportsin novedad
2. (Press, TV, Rad) [+ event] → informar acerca de, informar sobre
3. (= allege) she is reported to be in Italyse dice que está en Italia
he is reported to have said thatparece que dijo que ...
4. (= notify) [+ crime] → denunciar, dar parte de; [+ accident] → dar parte de
13 people were reported killedhubo informes de que murieron 13 personas
to report sb missingdenunciar la desaparición de algn, declarar a algn desaparecido
5. (= denounce) [+ person] → denunciar
to report sb (to sb) (for sth)denunciar a algn (a algn) (por algo)
he reported her to the Inland Revenue for not paying her taxesla denunció a Hacienda por no pagar impuestos
6. reported speechestilo m indirecto
C. VI
1. (= make report) → presentar un informe
2. (Press, TV, Rad) (gen) → informar; (as reporter) → ser reportero/a
he reported for the Daily Echo for 40 yearsdurante 40 años fue reportero del "Daily Echo"
this is Jim Dale reporting from Chicagoaquí Jim Dale (informando) desde Chicago
to report on sthinformar sobre algo
3. (= present oneself) → presentarse
when you arrive, report to the receptionistcuando llegue, preséntese en recepción
he has to report to the police every five daystiene que personarse or presentarse en la comisaría cada cinco días
to report for duty (Mil) → presentarse para el servicio
to report sickdarse de baja por enfermedad
4. to report to sb (= be responsible to) → estar bajo las órdenes de algn
he reports to the marketing directorestá bajo las órdenes del director de márketing
who do you report to?¿quién es tu superior or tu jefe?
D. CPD report card N (US) (Scol) → boletín m or cartilla f de notas
report stage N (Brit) (Parl) the bill has reached or is at the report stagese están debatiendo los informes de las comisiones sobre el proyecto de ley
report back
A. VI + ADV
1. (= give report) (gen) → informar; (officially) → presentar un informe
2. (= return) → volver (a presentarse)
report back at six o'clockvuelva (a presentarse) a las seis
B. VT + ADV my every move was reported back to my superiorsse informaba a mis superiores de todo lo que hacía

report

[rɪˈpɔːrt]
n
(= summary, account) → rapport m
The company has published its annual report → La compagnie a publié son rapport annuel.
You can give me a full report later → Vous pouvez me donner un rapport complet plus tard.
According to the police report, he was drunk at the time → Selon le rapport de police, il était ivre au moment des faits.
a report on sth → un rapport sur qch progress report
(= press story) → reportage m
Our correspondent has sent us this report → Notre correspondant nous a envoyé ce reportage.
I saw a news report about the strike → J'ai vu un reportage d'actualité sur la grève.
(= official study) → rapport m
a government report on health → un rapport gouvernemental sur la santé
(British) (also school report) → bulletin m scolaire, bulletin m
I got a good report this term → J'ai eu un bon bulletin scolaire ce trimestre.
[gun] → détonation f
vt
(= state, announce) → rapporter
I have nothing else to report → Je n'ai rien d'autre à rapporter.
to report that ... → rapporter que ...
[reporter] → rapporter
His views were widely reported in the press → Ses opinions ont été largement rapportées par la presse.
to report that ... → rapporter que ...
to be reported as saying that ...
The secretary is reported as saying that he will resign → On rapporte que le ministre a déclaré qu'il démissionnerait.
it is reported that ... → on rapporte que ...
it is reported from Berlin that ... → on nous apprend de Berlin que ...
(to police, authorities) [+ incident] → signaler
No casualties have been reported → Aucune victime n'a été signalée.
to report sth to sb → signaler qch à qn
I reported the theft to the police → J'ai signalé le vol au commissariat.
(= make complaint about) [+ person] → dénoncer
vi
(= make a report) → faire son rapport
The commission is due to report in 2006 → La commission doit faire son rapport en 2006.
to report to sb → faire un rapport à qn
to report on sth → faire un rapport sur qch
to report sick → se faire porter malade
(for newspaper)faire un reportage
reporting from ...
This is Joan Smith, reporting from Paris → Ici Joan Smith, en reportage à Paris.
to report on sth → couvrir qch
journalists who reported on the trial → les journalistes qui ont couvert le procès
(= present o.s.) to report to sb → se présenter chez qn
Report to reception when you arrive → Présentez-vous à la réception à votre arrivée.
(= be managed by) to report to sb → être placé(e) sous la direction de qn
You'll be reporting to Mr Harland → Vous serez placé sous la direction de M. Hartland.
Who do you report to?
BUT Quel est votre supérieur hiérarchique?.report card n (in school)bulletin m scolaire

report

n
(= account, statement)Bericht m (→ on über +acc); (Press, Rad, TV) → Reportage f, → Bericht m (→ on über +acc); to give a report on somethingBericht über etw (acc)erstatten; (Rad, TV) → eine Reportage über etw (acc)machen; an official report on the motor industryein Gutachten ntüber die Autoindustrie; (school) reportZeugnis nt; chairman’s reportBericht mdes Vorsitzenden
(= rumour) to know something only by reportetw nur vom Hörensagen kennen; there are reports that …es wird gesagt, dass …
(= reputation)Ruf m; of good reportvon gutem Ruf
(of gun)Knall m; with a loud reportmit lautem Knall
vt
results, findingsberichten über (+acc); (= announce officially)melden; lossesverzeichnen; to report that …berichten, dass …; to report progresseinen Tätigkeitsbericht abgeben; the papers reported the crime as solvedlaut Presseberichten ist das Verbrechen aufgeklärt; he is reported as having said …er soll gesagt haben …; it is reported that a prisoner has escaped, a prisoner is reported to have escapedein Gefangener wird als geflüchtet gemeldet or gilt als vermisst; it is reported from the White House that …aus dem Weißen Haus wird berichtet or gemeldet, dass …
(→ jdm) (= notify authorities of) accident, crime, suspect, criminal, culpritmelden; (to police) → melden, anzeigen; one’s positionangeben; to report somebody for somethingjdn wegen etw melden; to report somebody sickjdn krankmelden; to report somebody missingjdn als vermisst melden; reported missingals vermisst gemeldet; nothing to reportkeine besonderen Vorkommnisse!
vi
(= announce oneself)sich melden; report to the director on Mondaymelden Sie sich am Montag beim Direktor; to report for dutysich zum Dienst melden; to report sicksich krankmelden
(= give a report)berichten, Bericht erstatten (→ on über +acc); (= work as journalist)Reporter(in) m(f)sein; the committee is ready to reportder Ausschuss hat seinen Bericht fertig; this is Michael Brown reporting (from Rome) (Rad, TV) → hier spricht Michael Brown (mit einem Bericht aus Rom)

report

[rɪˈpɔːt]
1. n
a. (account, written) → rapporto, relazione f; (spoken) → resoconto (Press, Radio, TV) → reportage m inv, servizio (Brit) (Scol) → pagella (scolastica)
annual report (Comm) → relazione annuale
weather report → bollettino meteorologico
to give a report on sth → fare una relazione or un rapporto su qc, fare un resoconto di qc
to submit a progress report on sth/sb → fare un rapporto periodico su qc/qn
I have heard a report that ... → ho sentito (dire) che...
b. (frm) (bang) → detonazione f; (shot) → sparo
2. vt (gen) (Press, TV) → riportare; (notify, YYY, accident, culprit) → denunciare; (bring to notice, occurrence) → segnalare
it is reported from Berlin that ... → ci è stato riferito da Berlino che...
what have you to report? → che cos'ha da riferire?
to report progress → riferire sugli sviluppi della situazione
to report one's findings → riferire sulle proprie conclusioni
3. vi
a. to report (on)fare un rapporto (su) (Press, Radio, TV) → fare un reportage (su)
b. (present oneself) to report (to)presentarsi (a)
to report for duty → presentarsi al lavoro
to report sick → darsi malato/a
report back vi + adv
a. (come back) → ritornare
b. (make report) → tornare a riferire

report

(rəˈpoːt) noun
1. a statement or description of what has been said, seen, done etc. a child's school report; a police report on the accident.
2. rumour; general talk. According to report, the manager is going to resign.
3. a loud noise, especially of a gun being fired.
verb
1. to give a statement or description of what has been said, seen, done etc. A serious accident has just been reported; He reported on the results of the conference; Our spies report that troops are being moved to the border; His speech was reported in the newspaper.
2. to make a complaint about; to give information about the misbehaviour etc of. The boy was reported to the headmaster for being rude to a teacher.
3. to tell someone in authority about. He reported the theft to the police.
4. to go (to a place or a person) and announce that one is there, ready for work etc. The boys were ordered to report to the police-station every Saturday afternoon; Report to me when you return; How many policemen reported for duty?
reˈporter noun
a person who writes articles and reports for a newspaper. Reporters and photographers rushed to the scene of the fire.
reported speech
indirect speech.
report back
to come again and report (to someone); to send a report (to someone). He was asked to study the matter in detail and report back to the committee.

report

تَقْرير, تَقْريرٌ مَدْرَسيّ, يُبْلِغُ podat zprávu, vysvědčení, zpráva karakterbog, rapport, rapportere Bericht, berichten, Zeugnis αναφέρω, αναφορά, σχολικός έλεγχος boletín de notas, informar, informe, libreta de calificaciones koulutodistus, selonteko, selostaa bulletin scolaire, rapport, rendre compte izvješće, prijaviti pagella, rapporto, riferire 報告, 報告する, 通知表 보고, 보고하다, 성적표 rapport, rapporteren karakterkort, rapport, rapportere sprawozdanie, świadectwo, zrelacjonować boletim escolar, ficha informativa de aluno, relatar, reportagem отчет, отчитываться, табель успеваемости betyg, rapport, rapportera การรายงาน, บัตรรายงาน, รายงาน karne, rapor, rapor vermek bản báo cáo, báo cáo, báo cáo học tập 成绩单, 报告, 报导

re·port

n. informe, reporte;
v. informar, reportar.

report

n informe m, declaración f; operative — informe quirúrgico; vt reportar, declarar; The law requires me to report your condition to the Public Health Department..La ley me exige reportar su enfermedad al Departamento de Salud Pública.
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A group has been established to conduct the investigation and will be reporting back to the CCC in due course.
Keogh, 25, has been away on honeymoon, but will be reporting back with Coventry for their first pre-season sessions this weekend.
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 21 ( ANI ): With two more Air India pilots reporting back to work, cracks reportedly have surfaced in the Indian Pilots Guild (IPG), which is spearheading a 14-day-old agitation against the airline.