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My strong personal view, which I believe is shared by millions of Americans, is that our party should make a strong statement in its platform that the unborn child has a fundamental right to life which should be protected.
Robert Casey

Meaning of "statement" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF STATEMENT

statement  [ˈsteɪtmənt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF STATEMENT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Statement is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb statement in English.

WHAT DOES STATEMENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Statement

Statement may refer to: ▪ A kind of Expression in language ▪ Statement, declarative sentence that is either true or false ▪ Statement, the smallest standalone element of an imperative programming language ▪ "Statement", 2008 song by the Japanese band Boris ▪ Statements, 1962 album by jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson ▪ Financial statements, formal records of the financial activities of a business, person, or other entity ▪ Mathematical statement, a statement in logic and mathematics ▪ Political statement, any act or nonverbal form of communication that is intended to influence a decision to be made for or by a group ▪ Press statement, written or recorded communication directed at members of the news media ▪ Statement of Special Educational Needs, outlining specific provision needed for a child in England ▪ a paper size also known as organizer L or half letter...

Definition of statement in the English dictionary

The first definition of statement in the dictionary is the act of stating. Other definition of statement is something that is stated, esp a formal prepared announcement or reply. Statement is also a declaration of matters of fact, esp in a pleading.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO STATEMENT

PRESENT

Present
I statement
you statement
he/she/it statements
we statement
you statement
they statement
Present continuous
I am statementing
you are statementing
he/she/it is statementing
we are statementing
you are statementing
they are statementing
Present perfect
I have statemented
you have statemented
he/she/it has statemented
we have statemented
you have statemented
they have statemented
Present perfect continuous
I have been statementing
you have been statementing
he/she/it has been statementing
we have been statementing
you have been statementing
they have been statementing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I statemented
you statemented
he/she/it statemented
we statemented
you statemented
they statemented
Past continuous
I was statementing
you were statementing
he/she/it was statementing
we were statementing
you were statementing
they were statementing
Past perfect
I had statemented
you had statemented
he/she/it had statemented
we had statemented
you had statemented
they had statemented
Past perfect continuous
I had been statementing
you had been statementing
he/she/it had been statementing
we had been statementing
you had been statementing
they had been statementing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will statement
you will statement
he/she/it will statement
we will statement
you will statement
they will statement
Future continuous
I will be statementing
you will be statementing
he/she/it will be statementing
we will be statementing
you will be statementing
they will be statementing
Future perfect
I will have statemented
you will have statemented
he/she/it will have statemented
we will have statemented
you will have statemented
they will have statemented
Future perfect continuous
I will have been statementing
you will have been statementing
he/she/it will have been statementing
we will have been statementing
you will have been statementing
they will have been statementing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would statement
you would statement
he/she/it would statement
we would statement
you would statement
they would statement
Conditional continuous
I would be statementing
you would be statementing
he/she/it would be statementing
we would be statementing
you would be statementing
they would be statementing
Conditional perfect
I would have statement
you would have statement
he/she/it would have statement
we would have statement
you would have statement
they would have statement
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been statementing
you would have been statementing
he/she/it would have been statementing
we would have been statementing
you would have been statementing
they would have been statementing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you statement
we let´s statement
you statement
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to statement
Past participle
statemented
Present Participle
statementing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH STATEMENT


abatement
əˈbeɪtmənt
affreightment
əˈfreɪtmənt
batement
ˈbeɪtmənt
commitment
kəˈmɪtmənt
debatement
dɪˈbeɪtmənt
excitement
ɪkˈsaɪtmənt
fitment
ˈfɪtmənt
incitement
ɪnˈsaɪtmənt
indictment
ɪnˈdaɪtmənt
instatement
ɪnˈsteɪtmənt
invitement
ɪnˈvaɪtmənt
misstatement
ˈmɪsˈsteɪtmənt
overcommitment
ˌəʊvəkəˈmɪtmənt
overstatement
ˈəʊvəˌsteɪtmənt
precommitment
ˌpriːkəˈmɪtmənt
rebatement
rɪˈbeɪtmənt
recommitment
ˌriːkəˈmɪtmənt
reinstatement
ˌriːɪnˈsteɪtmənt
restatement
ˌriːˈsteɪtmənt
understatement
ˌʌndəˈsteɪtmənt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE STATEMENT

statehood
Statehouse
stateless
statelessness
statelet
statelier
stateliest
statelily
stateliness
stately
stately home
statement of claim
statemented
statements of case
Staten Island
stater
stateroom

WORDS THAT END LIKE STATEMENT

abonnement
advertisement
agreement
announcement
apartment
arrangement
basement
element
enforcement
engagement
implement
improvement
infringement
management
measurement
movement
placement
replacement
requirement
retirement
supplement

Synonyms and antonyms of statement in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «STATEMENT»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «statement» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of statement

Translation of «statement» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF STATEMENT

Find out the translation of statement to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of statement from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «statement» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

声明
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

declaración
570 millions of speakers

English

statement
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बयान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بَيَان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заявление
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

declaração
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিবৃতি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

déclaration
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pernyataan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Erklärung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

声明
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

성명서
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Statement
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lời tuyên bố
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அறிக்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विधान
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

açıklama
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dichiarazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

stwierdzenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ствердження
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

afirmație
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δήλωση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verklaring
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

redogörelse
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

erklæring
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of statement

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STATEMENT»

The term «statement» is very widely used and occupies the 1.987 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of statement
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «statement».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «STATEMENT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «statement» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «statement» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about statement

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «STATEMENT»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word statement.
1
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
My choosing Islam was not a political statement; it was a spiritual statement.
2
Richard C. Armitage
I don't really like making too much of a statement with what I'm wearing.
3
Alec Baldwin
A lot of people want to not wear a tie when they go to a restaurant. They feel they don't have to wear a tie. I think it's kind of a statement they're making. I don't know what that statement is. I haven't quite figured that out yet.
4
Javier Bardem
When you put gas in your car you are making a political statement, because you are supporting the empires that control and continue the destruction of some countries.
5
Janine Benyus
For businesses, biomimicry is about bringing a new discipline - biology - to the design table. It's not to write an environmental impact statement, as most biologists in business do right now.
6
Joan Blades
What is the biggest public forum in the United States? We were told it's the Super Bowl. The ad shows kids working at blue-collar jobs, and the final statement is just written text: Who's going to pay for the trillion dollar deficit?
7
William Jennings Bryan
The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
8
Mark Burnett
'Content is King,' and with more screens needing entertaining content now than at any time in history, that statement is truer than ever.
9
Amanda Bynes
People have a preconceived notion about who I am and it's interesting. It's like picking who you want to win for the Oscars and not seeing the movie. Before you make a statement about someone, get all the information and see everything before you make a judgment.
10
Robert Casey
My strong personal view, which I believe is shared by millions of Americans, is that our party should make a strong statement in its platform that the unborn child has a fundamental right to life which should be protected.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STATEMENT»

Discover the use of statement in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to statement and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Mission Statement Book: 301 Corporate Mission Statements ...
In what the Washington Post has hailed as a "landmark" volume, Jeffrey Abrahams offers a selection of over 300 mission statements from America's top companies and provides detailed advice on how to craft one to suit the needs of your ...
Jeffrey Abrahams, 1999
2
How to Write a Winning Personal Statement for Graduate and ...
Explains the purpose of a personal statement on graduate school applications, gives advice on creating a fresh and unique statement, and gathers successful examples
Richard J. Stelzer, 2002
3
Financial Statement Analysis: A Practitioner's Guide
Praise for Financial Statement Analysis FOURTH EDITION "I love this book. It helps to develop the questioning mind—the mind of a financial detective. It teaches the art of skepticism and critical thinking.
Martin S. Fridson, Fernando Alvarez, 2011
4
Financial Statement Fraud: Prevention and Detection
The Second Edition is written specifically with publicly held companies in mind—and packed with guidance from standard-setting organizations such as the PCAOB, AICPA, and the SEC, providing theoretical and practical advice ideally suited ...
Zabihollah Rezaee, Richard Riley, 2009
5
How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement
How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement offers step-by-step instructions on style, format, concept, and theme; preparation strategies for the personal interview; tactics on whom to ask to write letters of recommendation; top 10 DOs and ...
Mark Alan Stewart, 2012
6
Financial Reporting, Financial Statement Analysis and ...
Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
James Wahlen, Stephen Baginski, Mark Bradshaw, 2010
7
Financial Statement Fraud Defined
The Second Edition is written specifically with publicly held companies in mind—and packed with guidance from standard-setting organizations such as the PCAOB, AICPA, and the SEC, providing theoretical and practical advice ideally suited ...
Zabihollah Rezaee, Richard Riley, 2011
8
Free to Choose: A Personal Statement
The international bestseller on the extent to which personal freedom has been eroded by government regulations and agencies while personal prosperity has been undermined by government spending and economic controls.
Milton Friedman, Rose Friedman, 1990
9
Financial Statement Fraud: Strategies for Detection and ...
I highly recommend this book to fraud examiners, auditors, and audit students. Financial fraud schemes transcend national boundaries, and finally we have a forensic accounting book that does too.
Gerard M. Zack, 2012
10
Financial Statement Fraud: Motives, Methods, Cases and Detection
Financial reporting frauds and earnings manipulation have attracted high profile attention recently.
Khánh Nguyen, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «STATEMENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term statement is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Gold consolidates ahead of the FOMC statement
FXStreet (Mumbai) - Gold trades in the sideways manner as investors avoid making big bets ahead of the US Fed policy statement due for release later today. «FXStreet, Jul 15»
2
Banking inquiry to accept written statement of David Drumm
The banking inquiry has agreed to accept the written statement of former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm. At a private session last night, the ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
3
Missing UK family 'safer than ever with Islamic State'
A UK family of 12 who went missing have joined so-called Islamic State and feel "safer than ever", according to a statement said to be on their behalf. «BBC News, Jul 15»
4
Daily Mail fails to stop JK Rowling court statement
The Daily Mail has failed in a legal challenge to prevent JK Rowling from reading a unilateral statement in open court as part of a libel settlement. The Mail paid ... «BBC News, May 15»
5
Reserve Bank of Australia statement leaves door open for more rate …
A nuclear power station being built in Fujian in southeast China. But slower growth in the world's second biggest economy could have an impact on Australian ... «The Guardian, May 15»
6
Scientists Issue Warning Over Chemicals Common In Carpets …
On Friday, the journal Environmental Health Perspectives published a document known as the Madrid Statement, signed by more than 200 scientists from 38 ... «Huffington Post, May 15»
7
Spring statement: the main points
The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin have delivered the spring statement, outlining the ... «Irish Times, Apr 15»
8
Ray Rice apologizes to Baltimore Ravens fans in a statement
Almost one year after his arrest in a domestic violence case, former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has issued another statement thanking his ... «USA TODAY, Feb 15»
9
Abe hints at changes to wording of 1995 Murayama statement on WWII
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday he wants to reflect his government's position in a statement to be released in August on the 70th anniversary of the end ... «The Japan Times, Jan 15»
10
Abe says statement on 70th anniversary of surrender will express …
To mark the anniversary, the government is preparing to craft a new statement, a document that will be closely watched due to the implications it could to have ... «The Japan Times, Jan 15»

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