1 official paper/book
important, key, seminal
one of the key documents in this case | relevant | large, lengthy, long,
weighty | brief, short |
10-page, etc. | complete, entire,
This statement must be understood in the context of the entire document.
| summary | detailed | draft | revised | final | original
The original document has been lost or destroyed.
| electronic, paper, printed, written | published, unpublished | enclosed
Please sign the enclosed document and return it to me.
A constitution need not be a single document.
| classified, confidential, privileged
(top) secret | private | public | available
Documents will be available at the news conference.
details of internal UN documents
| approved, signed | unsigned | authentic, genuine | forged | disclosed, leaked | government, legal, official | policy, strategy | travel
Keep your travel documents in a secure place.
a car's registration document
| contract, offer, tender
(all business) He has promised to post a formal offer document to shareholders by Monday.
| briefing | consultation, consultative, discussion, proposal, working
a working document in the discussions for a final treaty
| basic, framework | guidance | supporting | (legally) binding
A document signed abroad is as legally binding as one signed at home.
| constitutional, contractual | historical
VERB + DOCUMENT
draft, draw up, prepare, produce, publish, type, write
The government has produced an important new policy document.
| revise | disclose
a consultative document issued by the Department of Trade and Industry
| receive | obtain | file
Copies of the relevant documents must be filed at court.
| hand over/sb, present, submit
Supporting documents must be submitted to the supervisory authority.
He was unable to produce the document that he claimed would prove his case.
| keep | circulate, send (out) | leak
documents leaked from the government to the press
| read | go through, read through
Go through the document checking for errors.
| search through, sort through
I had to search through 4,000 documents to find the information I needed.
| consider, examine, study | accept, adopt, approve, endorse, execute
(law), signThe conference adopted a document on minority rights.
| authenticate | forge | refer to | address | attach, enclose
The relevant documents are enclosed for your information.
Existing paper documents could be scanned into a computer.
DOCUMENT + VERB
be concerned with sth, concern sth, deal with sth, focus on sth, relate to sth | contain sth, cover sth, include sth
documents covering various points of concern
| refer to sth | acknowledge sth, describe sth, detail sth, explain sth, indicate sth, list sth, note sth, outline sth, record sth, say sth, set out sth, state sth, tell sb sth
The document says they are against tax rebates.
| call for sth, propose sth, suggest sth
a document calling for a ceasefire
| aim at sth, envisage sth, seek sth
documents aimed at stimulating discussion
| reveal sth, show sth | purport sth
Documents leaked to this newspaper purport to reveal that radioactive waste is being illegally dumped on the site.
| summarize sth | confirm sth | be agreed (on/upon)
a document agreed with the District Council
| be called sth, be entitled sth, be headed sth, be known as sth
a document entitled ‘Guidelines for Good Practice’
| be written
The document is written in Chinese.
No other genuine document exists.
| date back from/to … , be dated … documents dating back to the 1920s The document is dated 775.
according to a/the ~
According to leaked cabinet documents, no compensation would be paid.
| in a/the ~
He particularly criticized the terminology in the document.
| throughout a/the ~
There is a disclaimer throughout the official documents.
| ~ about/concerning
a document concerning arbitration procedures in Cairo
| ~ of
a document of 2,000 words a document of 1999 Her journal is an important document of Victorian rural life
| ~ on
a government document on transport policy
a draft/version of a document
2 computer file
Highlight apassage in the active documentand click on the print icon. |
VERB + DOCUMENT
open | close | display
to display documents onscreen
| retrieve | scroll through
Scroll through the document usingthe slider bar on the right of thewindow.
a software toolfor searching documents andretrieving information
Tocreate a new document, selectNew from the File menu.
| edit | save
Save the document beforeclosing.
| format | spell check | send
Send and receive documentsat the click of a button.
| receive | print (out)
in a/the ~
Cut and paste isused to move text to a new placein the document. > Special page at COMPUTER
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