Meaning of CHART in English

CHART

— chartable , adj.

/chahrt/ , n.

1. a sheet exhibiting information in tabular form.

2. a graphic representation, as by curves, of a dependent variable, as temperature, price, etc.; graph.

3. a map, esp. a hydrographic or marine map.

4. an outline map showing special conditions or facts: a weather chart.

5. Astrol. horoscope (def. 1).

6. Jazz. a musical arrangement.

7. the charts , ratings of the popularity of popular-music records, usually based on nationwide sales for a given week: Their album is number three on the charts this week.

v.t.

8. to make a chart of.

9. to plan: to chart a course of action.

10. Informal. to rank in the charts: The new song gets charted number four this week.

[ 1565-75; charte c ( h ) arta; see CHARTA ]

Syn. 3. See map. 9. draft, outline, draw up.

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