Meaning of STATEMENT in English

STATEMENT

n.

Pronunciation: ' st ā t-m ə nt

Function: noun

Date: 1702

1 : something stated: as a : a single declaration or remark : ASSERTION b : a report of facts or opinions

2 : the act or process of stating or presenting orally or on paper

3 : PROPOSITION 2A

4 : the presentation of a theme in a musical composition

5 : a summary of activity in a financial account over a particular period of time

6 : an opinion, comment, or message conveyed indirectly usually by nonverbal means <monuments are statement s in form and space ― O. B. Hardison, Jr.>

7 : an instruction in a computer program

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