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Definition of "statement" []

  • The act of stating or declaring. (noun)
  • Something stated; a declaration. (noun)
  • Law A formal pleading. (noun)
  • An abstract of a commercial or financial account showing an amount due; a bill. (noun)
  • A monthly report sent to a debtor or bank depositor. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "statement" in a sentence
  • "Usually, this kind of statement is code for Woo-hoo!"
  • "Now this statement is finally a mature statement from a Spurs fan that I agree with."
  • "The title statement really is true, isn't it The health of your business is a reflection of the health of your customers 'businesses"