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    Definition:
    Report - (v. t.) To refer.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (v. t.) To give an official account or statement of; as, a treasurer reports the receipts and expenditures.
    Report - (v. t.) To return or repeat, as sound; to echo.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (v. t.) To write an account of for publication, as in a newspaper; as, to report a public celebration or a horse race.
    Report - (v. t.) To make a statement of the conduct of, especially in an unfavorable sense; as, to report a servant to his employer.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (v. i.) To furnish in writing an account of a speech, the proceedings at a meeting, the particulars of an occurrence, etc., for publication.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (v. t.) That which is reported.
    Report - (v. t.) An account or statement of the results of examination or inquiry made by request or direction; relation.
    Report - (v. t.) A story or statement circulating by common talk; a rumor; hence, fame; repute; reputation.
    Report - (v. t.) Sound; noise; as, the report of a pistol or cannon.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (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.
    Report - (v. t.) A sketch, or a fully written account, of a speech, debate, or the proceedings of a public meeting, legislative body, etc.
    Report - (v. t.) Rapport; relation; connection; reference.
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    Definition: Similar or Containing
    Misreport - (v. t. & i.) To report erroneously; to give an incorrect account of.
    Misreport - (n.) An erroneous report; a false or incorrect account given.
    Reported - (imp. & p. p.) of Report
    Reportable - (a.) Capable or admitting of being reported.
    Reportage - (n.) SAme as Report.
    Reporter - (n.) One who reports.
    Reporter - (n.) An officer or person who makes authorized statements of law proceedings and decisions, or of legislative debates.
    Reporter - (n.) One who reports speeches, the proceedings of public meetings, news, etc., for the newspapers.
    Reportingly - (adv.) By report or common fame.
    Reportorial - (a.) Of or pertaining to a reporter or reporters; as, the reportorial staff of a newspaper.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Report - v. 1 a bring back or give an account of. B state as fact or news, narrate or describe or repeat, esp. As an eyewitness or hearer etc. C relate as spoken by another. 2 make an official or formal statement about. 3 (often foll. By to) bring (an offender or offence) to the attention of the authorities. 4 (often foll. By to) present oneself to a person as having returned or arrived. 5 (also absol.) Take down word for word, summarize, or write a description of for publication. 6 make or send in a report. 7 (foll. By to) be responsible to (a superior etc.). n. 1 account given or opinion formally expressed after investigation or consideration. 2 description, summary, or reproduction of a scene, speech, law case, etc., esp. For newspaper publication or broadcast. 3 common talk; rumour. 4 way a person or thing is spoken of (hear a good report of you). 5 periodical statement on (esp. A school pupil's) work, conduct, etc. 6 sound of a gunshot etc. reportedly adv. [latin porto bring]
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    Oxford: Definition: Similar or Containing
    Reportage - n. 1 reporting of news for the media. 2 typical style of this. 3 factual journalistic material in a book etc. [from *report, after french]
    Reported speech - n. Speaker's words with the person, tense, etc. Adapted, e.g. He said that he would go.
    Reporter - n. Person employed to report news etc. For the media.

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