The noun document means a paper or set of papers with written or printed information.

Synonyms are evidence, form, paper, or record.

The word origins from Old French (13th century) document meaning “lesson, written evidence”, and directly from Latin documentum meaning “example, proof, lesson”, from docere meaning “to show, tech, cause to know”.

They saw some forged documents in the box.

Ready all your documents to apply for this company.

The document shows the untold story of Rebecca.