Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

Hansard

[han-serd] /ˈhæn sərd/
noun
1.
the official verbatim published reports of the debates and proceedings in the British Parliament.
Origin of Hansard
named after Luke Hansard (1752-1828) and his descendants, who compiled the reports until 1889
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Hansard
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Hansard

Hansard

/ˈhænsɑːd/
noun
1.
the official report of the proceedings of the British Parliament
2.
a similar report kept by other legislative bodies
Word Origin
C19: named after T.C. Hansard (1752–1828) and his son, who compiled the reports until 1889
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for hansard

Word Value for Hansard

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends