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record British & World English

A thing constituting a piece of evidence about the past, especially an account kept in writing or some other permanent form

record English Thesaurus

written records of the past

on record British & World English

Used in reference to the making of an official or public statement

gold record British & World English

North American term for gold disc.

pre-record British & World English

Record (sound or film) in advance

record club British & World English

An organization that sells selected audio recordings to members or subscribers, often from a mail-order catalog or online

broken record British & World English

Used, especially in similes, to refer to a person’s constant and annoying repetition of a particular statement or opinion

fossil record British & World English

The record of the occurrence and evolution of living organisms through geological time as inferred from fossils

police record British & World English

A dossier kept by the police on all people convicted of crime

record holder British & World English

A person who has achieved the best-ever performance, especially in a particular sport

record keeper British & World English

A person or organization responsible for keeping records or accounts

record player British & World English

An apparatus for reproducing sound from records, comprising a turntable that spins the record at a constant speed and a stylus that slides along in the groove and picks up the sound, together with an amplifier and a loudspeaker

track record British & World English

The best recorded performance in a particular athletics event at a particular track

under-record British & World English

Record (a number or amount) as being lower than it really is

criminal record British & World English

A list of a person’s previous criminal convictions

record-breaking British & World English

Surpassing a record or best-ever achievement

record-keeping British & World English

The activity or occupation of keeping records or accounts

gramophone record British & World English

Fuller form of record4noun4noun4noun.

phonograph record British & World English

Fuller form of record4noun4noun4noun.

for the record British & World English

So that the true facts are recorded or known

off the record British & World English

Not made as an official or attributable statement

court of record British & World English

A court whose proceedings are recorded and available as evidence of fact

on the record in on record British & World English

Used in reference to the making of an official or public statement

human rights record British & World English

The extent to which a country or political figure upheld or violated human rights in the past

Public Record Office British & World English

(In the UK) an institution where official archives are kept for public inspection

a matter of record British & World English

A thing that is established as a fact through being officially recorded

put the record straight British & World English

Give the true version of events that have been reported incorrectly

rewrite the record books British & World English

(Of a sports player or team) break a record or records

on the record in record British & World English

Used in reference to the making of an official or public statement

on record in record British & World English

Officially measured and noted

rerecord British & World English

Record (sound, especially music) again

for the record in record British & World English

So that the true facts are recorded or known

off the record in record British & World English

Not made as an official or attributable statement

stuck record in broken record British & World English

Used, especially in similes, to refer to a person’s constant and annoying repetition of a particular statement or opinion

court record in record British & World English

An official report of the proceedings and judgement in a court

a police record in police record British & World English

A personal history which includes some conviction for crime

a matter of record in record British & World English

A thing that is established as a fact through being officially recorded

off the record in record English Thesaurus

he was at pains to emphasize that his comments were off the record

put or set the record straight in record British & World English

Give the true version of events that have been reported incorrectly

rewrite the record books in rewrite British & World English

(Of a sports player or team) break a record or records