record[ verb ri-kawrd; noun, adjective rek-erd ]SEE DEFINITION OF record
Synonyms for record
- comic book
- paper trail
- swindle sheet
- track record
- written material
Antonyms for record
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RECORD
So far, the story of ancient man has been the record of a wonderful achievement.
The History of Man is the record of a hungry creature in search of food.
This is a record and result that no careful student of our history will, I take it, deny.
It is a record of singular variety and singular distinction.
Mr. Gladstone, as he gleefully remarked the other day, has broken the record.
She says that her record of five years in your employ ought to count something in her favor.
You ain't got nothing in that record about my jumping into the river after her?
As it was not required that tears be recorded on the record, Carlotta paid no attention to this.
Suffice it to record the fact that these relics are admittedly pre-Christian.
They did not speak beyond their greeting, until he had gone over the record.
c.1200, "to repeat, reiterate, recite; rehearse, get by heart," from Old French recorder "tell, relate, repeat, recite, report, make known" (12c.) and directly from Latin recordari "remember, call to mind, think over, be mindful of," from re- "restore" (see re-) + cor (genitive cordis) "heart" (as the metaphoric seat of memory, cf. learn by heart); see heart.
Meaning "set down in writing" first attested mid-14c.; that of "put sound or pictures on disks, tape, etc." is from 1892. Related: Recorded; recording.