Meaning of “report back” in the English Dictionary

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"report back" in British English

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report back

phrasal verb with report uk /rɪˈpɔːt/ us /rɪˈpɔːrt/ verb

to bring information to someone in authority:

Find out their names and report back to me tomorrow.

(Definition of “report back” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"report back" in Business English

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report back

phrasal verb with report uk /rɪˈpɔːt/ us verb

to bring information to someone in authority:

The panel has been asked to report back by the end of the year.
report back to sb She gave the commission a deadline of August 26 to report back to her.
report back on sth A team of 85 researchers reports back on new trends, products and services.

(Definition of “report back” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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