record

Definition (noun): anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events

Example: the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques

Definition (noun): sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove

Definition (noun): the number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had

Example: at 9-0 they have the best record in their league

Definition (noun): the sum of recognized accomplishments

Example: the lawyer has a good record

Definition (noun): the sum of recognized accomplishments

Example: the track record shows that he will be a good president

Definition (noun): a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone

Example: Al Smith used to say, `Let’s look at the record’

Definition (noun): a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone

Example: his name is in all the record books

Definition (noun): an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport)

Example: he tied the Olympic record

Definition (noun): an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport)

Example: coffee production last year broke all previous records

Definition (noun): an extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport)

Example: Chicago set the homicide record

Definition (noun): a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction

Example: they could find no record of the purchase

Definition (noun): a list of crimes for which an accused person has been previously convicted

Example: he ruled that the criminal record of the defendant could not be disclosed to the court

Definition (noun): a list of crimes for which an accused person has been previously convicted

Example: the prostitute had a record a mile long

Definition (verb): make a record of; set down in permanent form

Definition (verb): register electronically

Example: They recorded her singing

Definition (verb): indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments

Example: The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero

Definition (verb): indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments

Example: The gauge read `empty’

Definition (verb): be aware of

Example: Did you register any change when I pressed the button?