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record

re·cord

record

 
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun, adjective
phrases:
go on record, off the record
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part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: rih kord
inflections: recorded, recording, records
definition 1: to put in writing or some other form as evidence.
synonyms:
note, take, write up
similar words:
catalogue, chronicle, delineate, document, enter, inscribe, log, post, put down, register, tally
definition 2: to copy (sounds or images) for mechanical or electronic reproduction.
synonyms:
tape
similar words:
transcribe, videotape
definition 3: to cause (a vote, property deed, opinion, or the like) to be formally set down.
similar words:
lodge, put down, register
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
pronunciation: rih kord
definition: to make a record or a recording.
 
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: re krd
definition 1: the condition of being recorded.
definition 2: a narrative account or other collection of information.
the historical recorda record of my tax payments
synonyms:
history
similar words:
account, album, archives, commentary, dossier, journal, log, proceeding, statement
definition 3: a disk, usu. made of vinyl, upon which sounds are recorded for reproduction.
synonyms:
disc, disk
similar words:
album
definition 4: the greatest achievement in a particular field, esp. sports.
the high-jump record
definition 5: the official transcript of a court's proceedings.
synonyms:
transcript
similar words:
dossier, proceeding
definition 6: an accounting of criminal acts.
He has a long record.
similar words:
dossier
definition 7: the evidence of one's past actions.
synonyms:
track record
similar words:
archives
phrase: go on record
phrase: off the record
 
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: re krd
definition 1: of or pertaining to a record.
definition 2: surpassing all other achievements.
a record performance
synonyms:
unrivaled, unsurpassed
similar words:
banner, best, champion, greatest, top, ultimate, unbeaten
derivations: recordable (adj.), recorded (adj.)
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The word record contains the following part:
cor2, cour2, cord Latin root that means heart
synonyms:
cardi, cardio