Definition of 'document'
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The problems with the goalkeeper are well documented but he was not to blame for either goal. The Sun (2017)Without documents, officials simply took their ages on trust. The Sun (2016)Without documents, officials have taken their names on trust. The Sun (2016)The show is packed with texts, documents, photos and archives. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The bonanza was exposed by documents filed at Companies House. The Sun (2017)Fund managers have to disclose the OCF in the key investor information document, which all investors receive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Detectives have already written to the party and to a number of donors requesting documents and information. Times, Sunday Times (2006)What we bring to our reading of a text or document affects how we read it. READING THE BIBLE AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME: Taking the Bible Seriously but Not Literally. (2001)The language of official documents rarely catches the human imagination. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The history of it all is well documented so just a short fact check. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The inquiry has documents detailing his view. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now we need legal documents for legal documents for legal documents. Christianity Today (2000)In one documented incident soldiers shot directly into a crowd of protesters. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The lack of a forensic examination of records documenting mobile phone activity in the area. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The thief had copied all the computer documents and files to return them. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Being able to read and spell and write letters and documents is vital. The Sun (2010)There is ample documented evidence that alcohol is directly linked to a number of cancers. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It contained important documents and old books. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The document claims that all of the visits from foreign locations were identified and blocked. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Over the marble fireplace there were the official framed documents granting the college its coat of arms. Seminary Boy (2006)It was well documented in the archives of medical research. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)Highly sensitive party documents detailing the list of staggering demands have been leaked to us. The Sun (2010)Each batch must have health certification and a legal document to verify its quality and origin. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His diary documents one such incident in some detail. THE CURIOUS LIFE OF ROBERT HOOKE: The Man who Measured London (2003)It came shortly after his family had filed court documents saying that he was on life support and close to death. The Sun (2013)Another document includes detailed backgrounds and pictures of the chiefs of police in Helmand. The Sun (2010)And yesterday it was confirmed in a document setting out detailed plans of the coalition Government. The Sun (2010)To do the latter exercise meant that the court itself had had to trawl through a large amount of documents in the file. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Then go to your Mac and paste your text in a document. The Sun (2016)TAX workers panicked when documents with confidential information on families blew out of an office block window. The Sun (2008)
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Translations for 'document'
British English: document /ˈdɒkjʊmənt/ NOUN
A document is an official piece of paper with writing on it.
- American English: document
- Arabic: مُسْتَنَد
- Brazilian Portuguese: documento
- Chinese: 文件
- Croatian: dokument
- Czech: dokument
- Danish: dokument
- Dutch: document
- European Spanish: documento
- Finnish: asiakirja
- French: document
- German: Dokument
- Greek: έγγραφο
- Italian: documento
- Japanese: 文書
- Korean: 문서
- Norwegian: dokument
- Polish: dokument
- European Portuguese: documento
- Romanian: document
- Russian: документ
- Spanish: documento
- Swedish: dokument
- Thai: เอกสาร
- Turkish: belge
- Ukrainian: документ
- Vietnamese: tài liệu
British English: document VERB
If you document something, you make a detailed record of it in writing or on film or tape.
He wrote a book documenting his prison experiences.
Definition of document from the Collins English Dictionary
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