Origin of stat1
- of, relating to, or containing statistics: Some sports fans memorize all the stat sheets published about a team.
Origin of stat2
Examples from the Web for stats
There are some stats to explain why the age of nominees is creeping up.Why Does Oscar Hate Young Men?
November 9, 2014
Just look at what Silver has done at FiveThirtyEight, a journalism site that relies on stats to tell stories.David Simon Says ‘The Wire’ Wouldn’t Survive on TV Today
April 25, 2014
I feel individually, like stats and stuff, I feel like I did my job with that and I established myself.Kevin Durant Is Poised For NBA Supremacy
February 20, 2014
To track your progress, the app neatly saves your weekly stats, record streaks and percentage of app content consumed.These 7 iPhone Apps for Meditation Make Us Want To Inhale, Exhale, Inhale, Exhale
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January 26, 2014
Take a look at the stats behind the new biopic ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.’Reel Numbers: The Golden Globe Nominees Are… (Video)
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January 12, 2014
Brown, Jones, and Robinson, discovered discussing the stats of the Navy in a first-class compartment.Mr. Punch on the Warpath
Word Origin and History for stats
"instrument that keeps something stationary," before 1970, shortened form of Latin statim (adv.), originally "to a standstill," from status (see state (n.1)).
- With no delay.