Meaning of “report to sb” in the English Dictionary

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"report to sb" in British English

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report to sb

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

Someone you report to at work is the person in authority over you who gives you tasks and checks that you do them:

You will report directly to the boss.

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

"report to sb" in Business English

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report to sb

phrasal verb with report uk /rɪˈpɔːt/ us verb

HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT to work for someone and be managed by them:

He will report directly to the chief executive.

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