Definition of


  1. (noun, cognition) explicit notice
  2. (noun, communication) a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
  3. (verb, communication) make mention of
    They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing
  4. (verb, communication) make or write a comment on

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Synonyms of Remark

comment, input, mention, note, notice, observe, point out

Origin of the word Remark

  1. 1633, "to mark out, distinguish" modeled on Fr. remarquer "to mark, note, heed," from M.Fr. re-, intensive prefix, + marquer "to mark," probably from a Gmc. source, cf. O.H.G. marchon "to delimit" (see mark). Original sense preserved in remarkable (1604); meaning "make a comment" is first attested c.1694, from notion of "make a verbal observat… more

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Words that sound like Remark

re-emerge, rein orchis, remarriage, remorse, rima oris, roman arch, run a risk

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