What does statement mean?

Definitions for statement
ˈsteɪt məntstate·ment

Here are all the possible meanings 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

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. Vann Morris:

    People need to understand that the flag represents all Americans, every single one of us, it's not a political statement. It's a symbol of unity. It's about healing America.

  2. Oliver Pursche:

    Markets tend to get over that sort of thing very quickly lately, you may have a statement that ... impacts sentiment and movements over a half hour or so, but it reverses back because there's so much confusion out there right now.

  3. Austin Sarat:

    When the president speaks and the president makes a statement about something, it typically galvanizes a national conversation, and if Biden were to come out against the death penalty and explain as I believe he should, the extent to which the death penalty damages American values … that provides a kind of example.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    The bribe is to grant or withhold military assistance in return for a public statement of a fake investigation into the elections, thats bribery.

  5. Georgy Margvelashvili:

    Unfortunately, instead of defusing the situation, the statement made today by the head of the government has added tension to an already difficult situation, i call on everyone to refrain from taking any drastic steps and to rein in their emotions.

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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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