Synonyms of record in English:

record

noun

Pronunciation: stress on the first syllable
  • 3 Cameron would have faced a High Court sentence had it not been for his good record
    previous conduct/performance, track record, previous achievements/accomplishments, career to date, history, past, life history, background; reputation; Latin curriculum vitae
  • 5 it was my greatest race and a British record
    best performance, highest achievement, star performance; best time, fastest time, furthest distance; personal best; world record

adjective

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  • stress on the first syllable the company announced record pre-tax profits
    record-breaking, best ever, its/one's best, optimum, unbeaten, unsurpassed, unparalleled, unequalled, superlative, second to none, never previously achieved
    stress on the first syllable the company announced record pre-tax profits
    [Antonyms] worst

verb

Pronunciation: stress on the second syllable
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  • 2 the thermometer recorded a temperature of 99°F
    indicate, register, read, show, display
  • 5 he took time out from working with the band to record a new solo album
    make, produce, cut, put on disc/tape
    informal lay down, put on wax

Phrases

off the record

  • 1 he was at pains to emphasize that his comments were off the record
    unofficial, confidential, in (strict) confidence, not for publication, not for public consumption, not to be made public, not for circulation, not to be disclosed, not to be mentioned, private, secret, classified, (to be kept) under wraps
    he was at pains to emphasize that his comments were off the record
    [Antonyms] official
  • 2 senior opposition figures are beginning to admit, off the record, that they made a mistake
    unofficially, privately, in (strict) confidence, confidentially, between ourselves; Latin sub rosa; Italian in petto; French entre nous
    informal between you, me, and the bedpost/gatepost
    archaic under the rose
    senior opposition figures are beginning to admit, off the record, that they made a mistake
    [Antonyms] officially publicly

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