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statement Explained

statement at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['steıtmənt]

statement at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W1S2 n
1 [C] something you say or write, especially publicly or officially, to let people know your intentions or opinions, or to record facts: statement on/about// --the Prime Minister's recent statements on Europe// make/issue/give a statement // --He refused to give a statement to the police.// official/public/formal/statement // --In an official statement, she formally announced her resignation.// true/false statement // --False statements on your tax form could land you in jail.// get/take a statement (=officially write down what someone says) // --Detective Brady took a statement from both witnesses.// sworn statement (=that you officially declare to be true) //
2 [C] a record showing amounts of money paid, received, owed etc: --the company's annual financial statements// --I haven't received my bank statement for last month yet.//
3 [C] something you do, make, wear etc that causes people to have a certain opinion about you: --The type of car you drive makes a statement about you.// --a fashion statement//
4 [U] formal the act of expressing something in words: --presentation and clarity of statement//
statement 2 v [T] BrE if an education authority statements a child who has special educational needs, they give a school additional money to help teach that child//

statement at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

258 Moby Thesaurus words for "statement":
Parthian shot, a priori principle, account, account rendered,
accounting, accounts, acquaintance, acta, address, admission,
affidavit, affirmance, affirmation, allegation, anacrusis,
announcement, annual, annunciation, answer, apostrophe, apriorism,
articulation, assertion, asseveration, assumed position,
assumption, attest, attestation, averment, avouchment, avowal,
axiom, basis, bass passage, bill, bill of account,
bill of complaint, bill of fare, bill of lading, blue book,
body count, books, bourdon, bridge, brief, briefing, bulletin,
bulletin board, burden, cadence, capitulation, carte,
categorical proposition, census, census report, check, chorus,
circular, claim, coda, comment, communication, communique,
complaint, compurgation, conclusion, count, crack, creed, data,
datum, declaration, deposition, description, development, dictum,
directory, disclosure, dispatch, division, dun, edict,
election returns, encyclical, enlightenment, enunciation, evidence,
exclamation, exposition, expression, facts, factual information,
familiarization, figure, first principles, folderol, foundation,
gen, general information, greeting, ground, guidebook, handout,
hard information, harmonic close, head count, hypothesis,
hypothesis ad hoc, incidental information, info, information,
instruction, instrument in proof, intelligence, interjection,
interlude, intermezzo, introductory phrase, inventory, invoice,
ipse dixit, itemized bill, knowledge, ledger, legal evidence,
lemma, libel, light, major premise, manifest, manifesto, measure,
mention, menu, message, minor premise, minutes, movement,
musical phrase, musical sentence, narratio, narrative,
nolle prosequi, nonsuit, nose count, note, notice, notification,
observation, ornament, part, passage, period, philosopheme,
philosophical proposition, phrase, position, position paper,
positive declaration, postulate, postulation, postulatum,
predicate, predication, premise, presentation, presentment,
presupposition, proceedings, proclamation, profession, program,
programma, promotional material, pronouncement, pronunciamento,
proof, proposition, propositional function, protest, protestation,
public notice, publication, publicity, question, recapitulation,
recital, reckoning, recount, recounting, reflection, refrain,
rehearsal, release, remark, repertory, report, resolution,
response, returns, ritornello, say, say-so, saying, score, section,
sentence, sidelight, stance, stand, stanza, statement of facts,
strain, subjoinder, summary, summation, summing, summing up,
sumption, supposal, sworn evidence, sworn statement,
sworn testimony, tab, tailpiece, tally, testimonial, testimonium,
testimony, the dope, the goods, the know, the record, the scoop,
theorem, thesis, thought, transactions, transmission, truth table,
truth-function, truth-value, tutti, tutti passage, ukase,
utterance, variation, vent, verbalization, verse, vocalization,
voice, vouch, white book, white paper, witness, word, yearbook

statement at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Information): information, enlightenment, knowledge, data, communication, intimation, notice, notification, enunciation, announcement, communiqué, report, advice, news, record, account, description, statement, affirmation.

[N] (Affirmation): affirmation, statement, allegation, assertion, declaration, word, confirmation, oath, affidavit, deposition, assurance, protest, protestation, profession, acknowledgment, assent, pledge, pronouncement, declaration, remark.

[N] (Description): description, account, statement, report, expose, narration, recital, relation.

statement at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, verb
noun
1 [C] something that you say or write that gives information or an opinion:
Are the following statements true or false? * Your statement is misleading. * Is that a statement or a question? * The play makes a strong political statement.
2 [C] ~ (on / about sth) a formal or official account of facts or opinions:
a public / a written / an official statement * A government spokesperson made a statement to the press. * The prime minister is expected to issue a statement on the policy change this afternoon. * The police asked me to make a statement (= a written account of facts concerning a crime, used in court if legal action follows).
3 [C] a printed record of money paid, received, etc:
The directors are responsible for preparing the company's financial statements. * My bank sends me monthly statements.
see also BANK STATEMENT
4 [C] (in Britain) an official report on a child's special needs made by a local education authority:
a statement of special educational needs
5 [U] (formal) the act of stating or expressing sth in words:
When writing instructions, clarity of statement is the most important thing.
verb [VN] [often passive] (in Britain) to officially decide and report that a child has special needs for his or her education:
statemented children

STATEMENT at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

STATEMENT, pleading and in practice. In the courts of Pennsylvania, by the
act to regulate arbitrations and proceedings in courts of justice, passed
March 21, 1806, 4 Smith's Laws of Penn. 828, it is enacted, "that in all
cases where a suit may be brought in any court of record for the recovery of
any debt founded on a verbal promise, book account, note, bond, penal or
single bill, or all or any of them, and which from the amount thereof may
not be cognizable before a justice of the peace, it shall be the duty of the
plaintiff, either by himself, his agent or attorney, to file in the office
of the prothonotary a statement of his, her or their demand, on or before
the third day of the term to which the process issued is returnable,
particularly specifying the date of the promise, book account, note, bond,
penal or single bill or all or any of them, on which the demand is founded,
and the whole amount which he, she, or they believe is justly due to him,
her or them from the defendant."
2. This statement stands in the place of a declaration, and is not
restricted to any particular form; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 406; it is an
immethodical declaration, stating in substance the time of the contract, the
sum, and on what founded, with (what is an important principle in a
statement, 6 Serg. & Rawle, 21,) a certificate of the belief of the
plaintiff or his agent, of what is really due. Serg. & Rawle, 28. See 6
Serg. & Rawle, 53; 8 Serg. & Rawle, 567; 2 Serg. & Rawle, 537; 2 Browne's R.
40; 8 Serg. & R. 316.

Statement at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Statement \State"ment\, n.
1. The act of stating, reciting, or presenting, orally or in
paper; as, to interrupt a speaker in the statement of his
case.

2. That which is stated; a formal embodiment in language of
facts or opinions; a narrative; a recital. ``Admirable
perspicuity of statement!'' --Brougham.

statement at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

statement
n 1: a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral
or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc;
"according to his statement he was in London on that
day"
2: a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is
true; "it was a strong argument that his hypothesis was
true" [syn: {argument}]
3: (music) the presentation of a musical theme; "the initial
statement of the sonata"
4: a nonverbal message; "a Cadillac makes a statement about who
you are"; "his tantrums are a statement of his need for
attention"
5: the act of affirming or asserting or stating something [syn:
{affirmation}, {assertion}]
6: (computer science) a line of code written as part of a
computer program [syn: {instruction}, {command}, {program
line}]
7: a document showing credits and debits [syn: {financial
statement}]

statement at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: slim-wikipedia » dab=statement

English

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈsteɪt.mənt/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"steIt.m@nt/
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪtmənt
  • Inter: audio » en-us-statement.ogg|Audio (US)

    Etymology 1

    Inter: term » state#Verb|state (verb) Inter: suffix » |ment

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A declaration or remark.
    1. A presentation of opinion or position.
    2. Inter: financ » e A document that summarizes financial activity.
    3. : a bank statement
    4. Inter: computin » g An instruction in a computer program.


    Inter: rfe » x
    Synonyms
    * See also Category: Wikisaurus:statement -
    Derived terms
    Inter: rel-top3 » Terms derived from statement
    • environmental impact statement
    • fashion statement
    • financial statement
    • impact statement


    Inter: rel-mid » 3
  • mission statement
  • statemental
  • victim impact statement

  • Inter: rel-mid » 3
    • vision statement


    Inter: rel-botto » m
    Translations
    Inter: trans-top » declaration or remark
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|聲明|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|声明|tr=shēngmíng|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|陳述|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|陈述|tr=chénshù|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|výrok|m
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|verklaring|f, Inter: t- » nl|bemerking|f, Inter: t+ » nl|opmerking|f
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|väide
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|toteamus
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|déclaration|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δήλωση|f|tr=dílosi|sc=Grek
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|kijelentés, Inter: t+ » hu|állítás

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Irish: ráiteas {{m}}
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|声明|tr=せいめい, seimei, Inter: t+ » ja|陳述|tr=ちんじゅつ, chinjutsu
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|chʼíhootʼánígíí
    • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|stwierdzenie|n, Inter: t+ » pl|twierdzenie|n
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|declaração
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|declarație|f, Inter: t- » ro|remarcă|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|заявление|n|tr=zajavlénije, Inter: t+ » ru|утверждение|n|tr=utverždénije
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|ràdh|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|declaración|f
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|açıklama, Inter: t+ » tr|bildirge, Inter: t+ » tr|demeç, Inter: t+ » tr|beyanat


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » presentation of opinion or position
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|výrok|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|verklaring|f, Inter: t- » nl|stellingname|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|lausunto, Inter: t- » fi|kannanotto
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|déclaration|f
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δήλωση|f|tr=dílosi|sc=Grek
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|bejelentés, Inter: t+ » hu|nyilatkozat, Inter: t+ » hu|közlemény


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Irish: ráiteas {{m}}
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|oświadczenie|n
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|declarație|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|изложение|n|tr=izložénije, Inter: t+ » ru|формулировка|f|tr=formuliróvka
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|ràdh|m
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|açıklama, Inter: t+ » tr|bildiri, Inter: t+ » tr|deklarasyon

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » finance: document that summarizes financial activity
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|財務報告|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|财务报告|tr=cáiwù bàogào|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|銀行結單|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|银行结单|tr=yínháng jiédān|sc=Hani Inter: qualifier » bank statement
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|výpis|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|uittreksel|n
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|tiliote
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|relevé|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Irish: ráisteas cuntais {{m}}, ráiteas bainc {{f}}
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|報告書|tr=ほうこくしょ, hōkokusho
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|wyciąg|m
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|extrato|m
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|bilanț|n
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|отчёт|m|tr=otčót, Inter: t+ » ru|баланс|m|tr=baláns, Inter: t+ » ru|выписка|f|tr=výpiska
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|aithisg|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » computing: instruction in a computer program
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|聲明|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|声明|tr=shēngmíng|sc=Hani
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|verklaring|f, Inter: t+ » nl|instructie
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|ohje
    • French: Inter: t- » fr|instruction|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|utasítás
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|instrukcja|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|instrucțiune|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|оператор|n|tr=operátor, Inter: t+ » ru|инструкция|n|tr=instrúktsiya

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » af: bewering
    • Inter: ttbc » sq: thënie
    • Inter: ttbc » ar: Inter: Arab » بيان (bayá:n) {{m}}, Inter: Arab » تصريح Inter: unicode » (taʂrí:ħ) {{m}}
    • Inter: ttbc » az: bildirmə
    • Inter: ttbc » bg: излагане (izlagane) {{n}}
    • Inter: ttbc » ca: declaració {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » sh: izjava {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » da: påstand
    • Inter: ttbc » eo: eldiro
    • Inter: ttbc » et: avaldus
    • Inter: ttbc » ka: ჩვენება (č‘veneba)
    • Inter: ttbc » de: Behauptung {{f}}, Erklärung {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » he: הַצְהָרָה (ha-tseharah) {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » hi: (varnana)
    • Inter: ttbc » is: staðhæfing
    • Inter: ttbc » id: pernyataan
    • Inter: ttbc » ia: declaration
    • Inter: ttbc » it: dichiarazione


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » ko: 계산서 (gyesansŏ), 진술 (jinsul)
  • Inter: ttbc » lv: paziņojums
  • Inter: ttbc » lt: ataskaita
  • Inter: ttbc » mn: баримт бичиг (barimt bičig)
  • Inter: ttbc » no: påstand {{m}}, ytring {{c}}
  • Inter: ttbc » pap: deklarashon
  • Inter: ttbc » fa: Inter: fa-Arab » بیان (bayân), Inter: fa-Arab » گفته (gofte)
  • Inter: ttbc » pt: afirmação {{f}}, declaração {{f}}
  • Inter: ttbc » ro: enunț
  • Inter: ttbc » sh: изјава (izjava)
  • Inter: ttbc » sk: prehľad
  • Inter: ttbc » sl: izjava
  • Inter: ttbc » sw: neno
  • Inter: ttbc » sv: påstående {{n}}, uttalande {{n}}, konstaterande {{n}}
  • Inter: ttbc » tl: pagsasalitaPangungusap as in statement of the president-pangungusap ng pangulo.
  • Inter: ttbc » th: Inter: Thai » แถลงการณ์ (tà-lăeng gaan)
  • Inter: ttbc » tr: ifade
  • Inter: ttbc » uk: заява (zajáva), виклад (vyklad)
  • Inter: ttbc » ug: bayanat
  • Inter: ttbc » vi: sự bày tỏ
  • Inter: ttbc » cy: cyfriflen
  • Inter: ttbc » fy: bewearing
  • Inter: ttbc » yi: aroiszogung

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Etymology 2

    Inter: back-form » statementing and Inter: term » statemented||

    Verb

    Inter: en-ver » b
  • Inter: transitiv » e To provide an official document of a proposition, especially in the UK a Statement of Special Educational Needs.

    See also

    * Inter: pedia » Special education in England

    External links

    * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3
    • Inter: R:Century 191 » 1

      Anagrams

      * testament


    Translation: ar » statement
    Translation: cs » statement
    Translation: cy » statement
    Translation: de » statement
    Translation: et » statement
    Translation: el » statement
    Translation: es » statement
    Translation: fa » statement
    Translation: fr » statement
    Translation: ko » statement
    Translation: io » statement
    Translation: id » statement
    Translation: it » statement
    Translation: kn » statement
    Translation: sw » statement
    Translation: ku » statement
    Translation: li » statement
    Translation: hu » statement
    Translation: ml » statement
    Translation: my » statement
    Translation: nl » statement
    Translation: ja » statement
    Translation: pl » statement
    Translation: pt » statement
    Translation: ru » statement
    Category: simple:statement -
    Translation: fi » statement
    Translation: sv » statement
    Translation: ta » statement
    Translation: te » statement
    Translation: tr » statement
    Translation: uk » statement
    Translation: vi » statement
    Translation: zh » statement