What does statement mean?

Definitions for statement
ˈsteɪt məntstate·ment

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word statement.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. statementnoun

    a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc

    "according to his statement he was in London on that day"

  2. argument, statementnoun

    a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true

    "it was a strong argument that his hypothesis was true"

  3. statementnoun

    (music) the presentation of a musical theme

    "the initial statement of the sonata"

  4. statementnoun

    a nonverbal message

    "a Cadillac makes a statement about who you are"; "his tantrums are a statement of his need for attention"

  5. affirmation, assertion, statementnoun

    the act of affirming or asserting or stating something

  6. instruction, command, statement, program linenoun

    (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program

  7. statement, financial statementnoun

    a document showing credits and debits


  1. statement

    A statement is a definite or clear expression of something in speech or writing, often conveying a fact or providing information. It can also refer to a formal account of events, facts or views presented by an individual, group or organization.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Statementnoun

    the act of stating, reciting, or presenting, orally or in paper; as, to interrupt a speaker in the statement of his case

  2. Statementnoun

    that which is stated; a formal embodiment in language of facts or opinions; a narrative; a recital


  1. Statement

    Statement is the debut album released by the four-piece rock/metal music group, Nonpoint. This was their first album released through a major label in MCA Records. The album debuted #166 on the Billboard 200 charts.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'statement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1048

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'statement' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1028

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'statement' in Nouns Frequency: #296

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of statement in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of statement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of statement in a Sentence

  1. Aiza Seguerra:

    You might've done our country proud but with your statement, you just showed the whole country why we shouldn't vote for you.

  2. Joe Petito:

    We’re asking everybody to continue looking because obviously the three people that live in that house just don’t care, they can put whatever statement they want out. At the end of the day, they do not care. It’s as cold and as cruel as you can possibly be.

  3. Ted McKinney:

    The EPA’s latest rule on defining 'waters of the United States' is a statement of federal overreach that ignores states’ authority to regulate intrastate water quality and the Clean Water Act’s statutory mandate for cooperative federalism, in turn, although we recognize EPA’s attempt at clarifying through a roster of exemptions, its rule ignores the voices of nearly all in American agriculture who have long been seeking clarity on this issue, especially regarding the debate over what is and is not a navigable water.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Only a deviant would say that what I said was what they were referring to. Because nobody would make that statement. You almost have to be sick to put that together.

  5. Scott Faber:

    We've banned pesticides before, and farmers have turned to safer alternatives. The notion that we should continue to use a pesticide linked to autism because it's needed to feed the world is an outrageous, ridiculous statement.

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  • بيانArabic
  • výpis, výrokCzech
  • Erklärung, AnweisungGerman
  • δήλωσηGreek
  • resumen, instrucción, declaraciónSpanish
  • väideEstonian
  • lausunto, toteamus, tiliote, ohje, lauseke, kannanottoFinnish
  • déclaration, instruction, relevéFrench
  • ráiteas bainc, ráiteas, ráisteas cuntaisIrish
  • ràdh, aithisgScottish Gaelic
  • nyilatkozat, bejelentés, utasítás, kijelentés, állítás, közleményHungarian
  • pernyataanIndonesian
  • dichiarazioneItalian
  • 報告書, 陳述, 声明Japanese
  • tauākīMāori
  • bemerking, verklaring, stellingname, instructie, opmerking, uittrekselDutch
  • chʼíhootʼánígííNavajo, Navaho
  • instrukcja, twierdzenie, oświadczenie, wyciąg, stwierdzeniePolish
  • declaração, extratoPortuguese
  • declarație, bilanț, remarcă, instrucțiune, instrucțiuniRomanian
  • заявление, утверждение, баланс, отчёт, оператор, инструкция, формулировка, выписка, изложениеRussian
  • programsats, satsSwedish
  • beyanat, demeç, bildiri, bildirge, deklarasyon, ekstre, açıklamaTurkish
  • заяваUkrainian

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