Definition of scorecard in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈskôrkärd/
(also scoresheet or scorebook)


1(In sports) a card, sheet, or book in which scores are entered.
Example sentences
  • They're the ones who bring their own scorebooks to Olympic Stadium, keeping a game-by-game account of what is likely to be the Expos' final season in Montreal.
  • He then concludes Chapter 2 with an excellent discussion about digital and analog chess clocks, scorebooks, scoresheets, and other equipment.
  • But knowing what I've signed up for, I've left my scorebook in New York City this time.
1.1(In business) a statistical record used to measure achievement or progress toward a particular goal: he’s also insisting that all employees get regular scorecards on productivity and profitability measures
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  • I also put a scorecard in place so that we could understand how we were doing on our dual goals of profitability and integrity to the law and clients.
  • Top management guides its business largely by its financial scorecards, namely its P&L statement and its balance sheet.
  • So check out our career opportunities and learn more about our unique environment where a winning culture and diversity are a key part of our balanced scorecard.

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Syllabification: score·card

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