An example of report is a paper a student writes about a book.
An example of report is a summary of findings provided after a committee investigates a situation.
An example of report is a teacher's description of student behavior at a conference with his parents.
An example of report is when someone says they heard from a friend of a friend that a UFO was spotted.
Reported the students to the principal.
To report for duty.
The committee reported the bill.
Reported the rumor of a strike.
The committee reported the bill out.
To report a rudeness, to report a thief.
Report has it that you will resign.
A person of good report.
A report of a battle.
For insurance reasons, I had to report the theft to the local police station.
The financial director reports to the CEO.
The committee reported the bill with amendments, or reported a new bill, or reported the results of an inquiry.
A report by the telecommunications ministry on the phone network revealed a severe capacity problem.
An example of report is when a person calls the police to tell them about a crime.
An example of report is when a journalist goes to the Middle East to cover a war.
The report of a rifle.
Would you please report on what happened?
Report for duty.
She reports directly to the board of directors.
To report strange aircraft overhead.
If you do that again I'll report you to the boss.
- Subject to disciplinary action.
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of report
- Middle English from Old French from reporter to report from Latin reportāre re- re- portāre to carry per-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition