Popular Wordlists

record

record

record - Dictionary definition and meaning for word record

Definition
(noun) anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
Example Sentence
  • the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques

Definition
(noun) sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
Definition
(noun) the number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had
Example Sentence
  • at 9-0 they have the best record in their league

Definition
(noun) the sum of recognized accomplishments
Synonyms : track record
Example Sentence
  • the lawyer has a good record
  • the track record shows that he will be a good president

Definition
(noun) a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone
Synonyms : book , record book
Example Sentence
  • Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'
  • his name is in all the record books

Definition
(noun) an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport)
Example Sentence
  • he tied the Olympic record
  • coffee production last year broke all previous records
  • Chicago set the homicide record

Definition
(noun) a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction
Example Sentence
  • they could find no record of the purchase

Definition
(noun) a list of crimes for which an accused person has been previously convicted
Synonyms : criminal record
Example Sentence
  • he ruled that the criminal record of the defendant could not be disclosed to the court
  • the prostitute had a record a mile long

Definition
(verb) make a record of; set down in permanent form
Synonyms : enter , put down

Definition
(verb) register electronically
Synonyms : tape
Example Sentence
  • They recorded her singing

Definition
(verb) indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments
Synonyms : read , register , show
Example Sentence
  • The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero
  • The gauge read `empty'

Definition
(verb) be aware of
Synonyms : register
Example Sentence
  • Did you register any change when I pressed the button?

Definition
(verb) be or provide a memorial to a person or an event
Example Sentence
  • This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps
  • We memorialized the Dead

Hiring Content Writers!

We are looking for rockstar content writers with keen interest in digital marketing & technology. For more details call at 8054012673 or drop us an email at career@opencubicles.com.

Love us on FB !