Rapport vs. Report

Rapport vs. Report — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Rapport and Report

Rapportnoun

A relationship of mutual trust and respect.

He always tried to maintain a rapport with his customers.

Reportverb

To relate details of (an event or incident); to recount, describe (something). 15}}

Rapportnoun

Relation; proportion; conformity; correspondence; accord.

Reportverb

(transitive) To repeat (something one has heard), to retell; to pass on, convey (a message, information etc.).

Rapportnoun

relation of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people

Reportverb

To take oneself (to someone or something) for guidance or support; to appeal.

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Rapportnoun

a feeling of sympathetic understanding

Reportverb

(transitive) Formally to notify someone of (particular intelligence, suspicions, illegality, misconduct etc.); to make notification to relevant authorities; to submit a formal report of.

For insurance reasons, I had to report the theft to the local police station.

Rapportnoun

sympathetic compatibility

Reportverb

(transitive) To make a formal statement, especially of complaint, about (someone).

If you do that again I'll report you to the boss.

Reportverb

(intransitive) To show up or appear at an appointed time; to present oneself.

Reportverb

(ambitransitive) To write news reports (for); to cover as a journalist or reporter.

Andrew Marr reports now on more in-fighting at Westminster.Every newspaper reported the war.
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Reportverb

(intransitive) To be accountable.

The financial director reports to the CEO.

Reportverb

To return or present as the result of an examination or consideration of any matter officially referred.

The committee reported the bill with amendments, or reported a new bill, or reported the results of an inquiry.

Reportverb

To take minutes of (a speech, the doings of a public body, etc.); to write down from the lips of a speaker.

Reportverb

(obsolete) To refer.

Reportverb

To return or repeat, as sound; to echo.

Reportnoun

A piece of information describing, or an account of certain events given or presented to someone, with the most common adpositions being by (referring to creator of the report) and on (referring to the subject).

A report by the telecommunications ministry on the phone network revealed a severe capacity problem.

Reportnoun

Reputation.

Reportnoun

The sharp, loud sound from a gun or explosion.

Reportnoun

An employee whose position in a corporate hierarchy is below that of a particular manager.

Reportnoun

a written document describing the findings of some individual or group;

this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale

Reportnoun

a short account of the news;

the report of his speechthe story was on the 11 o'clock newsthe account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious

Reportnoun

the act of informing by verbal report;

he heard reports that they were causing troubleby all accounts they were a happy couple

Reportnoun

a sharp explosive sound (especially the sound of a gun firing);

they heard a violent report followed by silence

Reportnoun

a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment;

his father signed his report card

Reportnoun

an essay (especially one written as an assignment);

he got an A on his composition

Reportnoun

the general estimation that the public has for a person;

he acquired a reputation as an actor before he started writinghe was a person of bad report

Reportverb

to give an account or representation of in words;

Discreet Italian police described it in a manner typically continental

Reportverb

announce as the result of an investigation, or announce something to the proper authorities;

Dozens of incidents of wife beatings are reported daily in this cityThe team reported significant advances in their research

Reportverb

announce one's presence;

I report to work every day at 9 o'clock

Reportverb

make known to the authorities;

One student reported the other to the principal

Reportverb

be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism;

Snow reported on China in the 1950'sThe cub reporter covered New York City

Reportverb

complain about; make a charge against;

I reported her to the superviser