Meaning of “statement” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈsteɪtmənt/
Extra Examples
His statement to the police was rambling and incoherent.The Prime Minister is due to make a public statement later today.The statement seems to be at variance with government policy.Several key witnesses have retracted their statements.Her statement has provoked a public outcry.

B2 something that someone says or writes officially:

The prime minister is expected to make a statement later today.
MONEY also bank statement

a piece of paper that shows how much money you have put into your bank account and how much you have taken out

(Definition of “statement” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)