Meaning of STATEMENT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈstāt-mənt ]


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

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.