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record

 
Noun record has 8 senses
  1. record - anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events; "the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques"
    --1 is a kind of
    evidence
    --1 has particulars:
     written record, written account; memorabilia; stub, check stub, counterfoil; file, data file; history, account, chronicle, story; working papers
    Derived forms: verb record5, verb record1
  2. record - the number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had; "at 9-0 they have the best record in their league"
    --2 is a kind of
    number
  3. record - an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport); "he tied the Olympic record"; "coffee production last year broke all previous records"; "Chicago set the homicide record"
    --3 is a kind of
    attainment
    --3 has particulars: track record; world record
  4. phonograph record, phonograph recording, record, disk, disc, platter - sound recording consisting of a disc with continuous grooves; formerly used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracked in the grooves
    --4 is a kind of sound recording, audio recording
    --4 has parts: acetate disk, phonograph recording disk
    --4 has particulars: LP, L-P
    Derived form: verb record2
  5. record, track record - the sum of recognized accomplishments; "the lawyer has a good record"; "the track record shows that he will be a good president"
    --5 is a kind of accomplishment, achievement
  6. criminal record, record - a list of crimes for which an accused person has been previously convicted; "he ruled that the criminal record of the defendant could not be disclosed to the court"; "the prostitute had a record a mile long"
    --6 is a kind of list, listing
  7. record, record book, book - a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone; "Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'"; "his name is in all the recordbooks"
    --7 is a kind of fact
    --7 has particulars: logbook; won-lost record; card, scorecard
  8. record - a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction; "they could find no record of the purchase"
    --8 is a kind of
    document
    --8 has particulars:
     balance sheet; expense record; ledger, leger, account book, book of account, book; payslip; register; bankbook, passbook; checkbook, chequebook
    Derived form: verb record1
Verb record has 5 senses
  1. record, enter, put down - make a record of; set down in permanent form
    --1 is one way to save, preserve
    Derived forms: noun record8, noun record1, noun recorder2, noun recorder1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  2. record, tape - register electronically; "They recorded her singing"
    --2 is one way to record, enter, put down
    Antonyms: erase, delete
    Derived forms: noun record4, noun recorder1, noun recording2
    Sample sentence:
    They will record the duet
  3. read, register, show, record - indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
    --3 is one way to indicate
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  4. record, register - be aware of; "Did you register any change when I pressed the button?"
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  5. commemorate, memorialize, memorialise, immortalize, immortalise, record - be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"
    --5 is one way to remind
    Derived form: noun record1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
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