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English definition of “report”

report

noun [C] (NOISE)    /rɪˈpɔːt/ US  /-ˈpɔːrt/ formal
the loud noise of a shot : We heard the loud / sharp report of a rifle .Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of report noun (NOISE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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