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Report vs. Article

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Reportverb

To relate details of (an event or incident); to recount, describe (something). 15}}

Articlenoun

A part or segment of something joined to other parts, or, in combination, forming a structured set.

‘Each of the chelicerae is composed of two articles, forming a powerful pincer.’; ‘The Articles of War are a set of regulations...to govern the conduct of...military...forces’;

Reportverb

(transitive) To repeat (something one has heard), to retell; to pass on, convey (a message, information etc.).

Articlenoun

A story, report, or opinion piece in a newspaper, magazine, journal, etc.

Reportverb

To take oneself (to someone or something) for guidance or support; to appeal.

Articlenoun

A member of a group or class.

‘an article of clothing’;

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Reportverb

(transitive) Formally to notify someone of (particular intelligence, suspicions, illegality, misconduct etc.); to make notification to relevant authorities; to submit a formal report of.

‘For insurance reasons, I had to report the theft to the local police station.’;

Articlenoun

An object.

‘a sales article’;

Reportverb

(transitive) To make a formal statement, especially of complaint, about (someone).

‘If you do that again I'll report you to the boss.’;

Articlenoun

(grammar) A part of speech that indicates, specifies and limits a noun (a, an, or the in English). In some languages the article may appear as an ending (e.g. definite article in Swedish) or there may be none (e.g. Russian, Pashto).

Reportverb

(intransitive) To show up or appear at an appointed time; to present oneself.

Articlenoun

A section of a legal document, bylaws, etc.

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Reportverb

(ambitransitive) To write news reports (for); to cover as a journalist or reporter.

‘Andrew Marr reports now on more in-fighting at Westminster.’; ‘Every newspaper reported the war.’;

Articlenoun

(derogatory) A person.

‘A genuine article.’; ‘A shrewd article.’;

Reportverb

(intransitive) To be accountable.

‘The financial director reports to the CEO.’;

Articlenoun

(archaic) A wench.

‘She's a prime article (whip slang), she's a devilish good piece, a hell of a goer.’;

Reportverb

To return or present as the result of an examination or consideration of any matter officially referred.

‘The committee reported the bill with amendments, or reported a new bill, or reported the results of an inquiry.’;

Articlenoun

(dated) Subject matter; concern.

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Reportverb

To take minutes of (a speech, the doings of a public body, etc.); to write down from the lips of a speaker.

Articlenoun

(dated) A distinct part.

Reportverb

(obsolete) To refer.

Articlenoun

(obsolete) A precise point in time; a moment.

Reportverb

To return or repeat, as sound; to echo.

Articleverb

(transitive) To bind by articles of apprenticeship.

‘to article an apprentice to a mechanic’;

Reportnoun

A piece of information describing, or an account of certain events given or presented to someone, with the most common adpositions being by (referring to creator of the report) and on (referring to the subject).

‘A report by the telecommunications ministry on the phone network revealed a severe capacity problem.’;

Articleverb

(obsolete) To accuse or charge by an exhibition of articles or accusations.

Reportnoun

Reputation.

Articleverb

To formulate in articles; to set forth in distinct particulars.

Reportnoun

The sharp, loud sound from a gun or explosion.

Articlenoun

A distinct portion of an instrument, discourse, literary work, or any other writing, consisting of two or more particulars, or treating of various topics; as, an article in the Constitution. Hence: A clause in a contract, system of regulations, treaty, or the like; a term, condition, or stipulation in a contract; a concise statement; as, articles of agreement.

Reportnoun

An employee whose position in a corporate hierarchy is below that of a particular manager.

Articlenoun

A literary composition, forming an independent portion of a magazine, newspaper, or cyclopedia.

Reportverb

To refer.

‘Baldwin, his son, . . . succeeded his father; so like unto him that we report the reader to the character of King Almeric, and will spare the repeating his description.’;

Articlenoun

Subject; matter; concern; distinct.

‘A very great revolution that happened in this article of good breeding.’; ‘This last article will hardly be believed.’;

Reportverb

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.

‘There is no man that may reporten all.’;

Articlenoun

A distinct part.

‘The articles which compose the blood.’;

Reportverb

To give an account of; to relate; to tell; to circulate publicly, as a story; as, in the common phrase, it is reported.

‘It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel.’;

Articlenoun

A particular one of various things; as, an article of merchandise; salt is a necessary article.

‘They would fight not for articles of faith, but for articles of food.’;

Reportverb

To give an official account or statement of; as, a treasurer reports the receipts and expenditures.

Articlenoun

Precise point of time; moment.

‘This fatal news coming to Hick's Hall upon the article of my Lord Russell's trial, was said to have had no little influence on the jury and all the bench to his prejudice.’;

Reportverb

To return or repeat, as sound; to echo.

Articlenoun

One of the three words, a, an, the, used before nouns to limit or define their application. A (or an) is called the indefinite article, the the definite article.

Reportverb

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.

Articlenoun

One of the segments of an articulated appendage.

Reportverb

To make minutes of, as a speech, or the doings of a public body; to write down from the lips of a speaker.

Articleverb

To formulate in articles; to set forth in distinct particulars.

‘If all his errors and follies were articled against him, the man would seem vicious and miserable.’;

Reportverb

To write an account of for publication, as in a newspaper; as, to report a public celebration or a horse race.

Articleverb

To accuse or charge by an exhibition of articles.

‘He shall be articled against in the high court of admiralty.’;

Reportverb

To make a statement of the conduct of, especially in an unfavorable sense; as, to report a servant to his employer.

Articleverb

To bind by articles of covenant or stipulation; as, to article an apprentice to a mechanic.

Reportverb

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.

Articleverb

To agree by articles; to stipulate; to bargain; to covenant.

‘Then he articled with her that he should go away when he pleased.’;

Reportverb

To furnish in writing an account of a speech, the proceedings at a meeting, the particulars of an occurrence, etc., for publication.

Articlenoun

nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication

Reportverb

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.

Articlenoun

one of a class of artifacts;

‘an article of clothing’;

Reportnoun

That which is reported.

‘It was a true report that I heard in mine own land of thy acts and of thy wisdom.’; ‘Cornelius the centurion, a just man, and . . . of good report among all the nation of the Jews.’;

Articlenoun

a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)

Reportnoun

Sound; noise; as, the report of a pistol or cannon.

Articlenoun

(grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase

Reportnoun

Rapport; relation; connection; reference.

‘The corridors worse, having no report to the wings they join to.’;

Articleverb

bind by a contract; especially for a training period

Reportnoun

a written document describing the findings of some individual or group;

‘this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale’;

Articlenoun

a particular item or object

‘small household articles’; ‘articles of clothing’;

Reportnoun

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’;

Articlenoun

a piece of writing included with others in a newspaper, magazine, or other publication

‘an article about middle-aged executives’;

Reportnoun

the act of informing by verbal report;

‘he heard reports that they were causing trouble’; ‘by all accounts they were a happy couple’;

Articlenoun

a separate clause or paragraph of a legal document or agreement, typically one outlining a single rule or regulation

‘it is an offence under Article 7 of the Treaty’;

Reportnoun

a sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing);

‘they heard a violent report followed by silence’;

Articlenoun

a period of training with a firm as a solicitor, architect, surveyor, or accountant

‘it may be worth taking articles in a specialized firm’; ‘he is already in articles’;

Reportnoun

a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment;

‘his father signed his report card’;

Articlenoun

the terms on which crew members take service on a ship.

Reportnoun

an essay (especially one written as an assignment);

‘he got an A on his composition’;

Articlenoun

the definite or indefinite article.

Reportnoun

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’;

Articleverb

bind (a trainee solicitor, architect, surveyor, or accountant) to undergo a period of training with a firm in order to become qualified

‘he was articled to a firm of solicitors in York’;

Reportverb

to give an account or representation of in words;

‘Discreet Italian police described it in a manner typically continental’;

Reportverb

announce as the result of an investigation, or announce something to the proper authorities;

‘Dozens of incidents of wife beatings are reported daily in this city’; ‘The team reported significant advances in their research’;

Reportverb

announce one's presence;

‘I report to work every day at 9 o'clock’;

Reportverb

make known to the authorities;

‘One student reported the other to the principal’;

Reportverb

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’;

Reportverb

complain about; make a charge against;

‘I reported her to the superviser’;

Report

A report is a document that presents information in an organized format for a specific audience and purpose. Although summaries of reports may be delivered orally, complete reports are almost always in the form of written documents.

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