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[ verb ] make mention of

Synonyms

note observe mention

Examples

"She observed that his presentation took up too much time" "They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing"

Used in print

(Rocky Mountains News, [Denver, Colorado],...)

And one of the Milwaukee rookies sighed and remarked , `` Wish I was 40 , and a top grade big_leaguer .

`` Spahnie does n't know how to merely go_through_the_motions '' , remarked Enos_Slaughter , another all-out guy , who played rightfield that day and popped one over the clubhouse .

(Frank Oppenheimer, "Science and Fear-- A Discussion...)

Lucretius has remarked : `` The reason why all Mortals are so gripped by fear is that they see all sorts of things happening in the earth and sky with no discernable cause , and these they attribute to the will of God '' .

(E. Lucas Myers, "The Vindication of Dr. Nestor,"...)

The doctor sat_down rather wearily , caressing the hen and remarking that the city was not the place for a poultry loving man , but no_sooner was the remark out than a knock at this door obliged him to cover the hen with his greatcoat once_more .

`` Chickens have short memories '' , the doctor remarked , `` that 's why they are better company than most people I know '' , and he went_on to break some important news to Alex .

Related terms

state comment observer notice note

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[ noun ] a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief

Synonyms

comment

Examples

"from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account"

Used in print

(Edward E. Kelly, S.J., "Christian Unity in England"...)

From many sides come remarks that Protestant churches are badly attended and the large medieval cathedrals look all_but empty during services .

Still , it is clear from such reports , and apparently clear from the remarks of many people , that Protestants are decreasing and Catholics increasing .

(E. Gellhorn, "Prolegomena to a theory of the emotions"...)

The foregoing remarks imply that the hypothalamic balance plays a crucial role at the crossroads between physiological and pathological forms of emotion .

(R. P. Jerrard, "Inscribed squares in plane curves"...)

The same remarks apply to an interval on the other side of **f .

With the above results we can make the following remarks about the graph of f .

3
[ verb ] make or write a comment on

Examples

"he commented the paper of his colleague"

4
[ noun ] explicit notice

Synonyms

observation

Examples

"it passed without remark"

Related terms

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