French translation of “record”
record noun /ˈrekoːd, -kəd, (American) -kərd/
› a written report of facts, events etc
historical records I wish to keep a record of everything that is said at this meeting. › a round flat piece of (usually black) plastic on which music etc is recorded
a record of Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony. › (in races, games, or almost any activity) the best performance so far; something which has never yet been beaten
He holds the record for the 1,000 metres The record for the high jump was broken/beaten this afternoon He claimed to have eaten fifty sausages in a minute and asked if this was a record (also adjective) a record score. › the collected facts from the past of a person, institution etc
This school has a very poor record of success in exams He has a criminal record. recorder noun › a type of musical wind instrument, made of wood, plastic etc.
flûte à bec
› an instrument for recording on to tape.
recording noun › something recorded on tape, a record etc
This is a recording of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. record player noun › an electrical instrument which reproduces the sounds recorded on records.
in record time › very quickly
en un temps record
She won the race in record time. off the record › (of information, statements etc) not intended to be repeated or made public
à titre officieux
The Prime Minister admitted off the record that the country was going through a serious crisis. on record › recorded
This is the coldest winter on record.