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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)

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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)
Translations of “report back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 汇报, 回报, 回禀…
in Chinese (Traditional) 匯報, 回報, 回稟…
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