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remark - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'remark' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Remark [ n.]
- To mark in a notable manner; to distinquish clearly; to make noticeable or conspicuous; to piont out.
- To take notice of, or to observe, mentally; as, to remark the manner of a speaker.
- To express in words or writing, as observed or noticed; to state; to say; -- often with a substantive clause; as, he remarked that it was time to go.
- Act of remarking or attentively noticing; notice or observation.
- The expression, in speech or writing, of something remarked or noticed; the mention of that which is worthy of attention or notice; hence, also, a casual observation, comment, or statement; as, a pertinent remark.
2 . Remark [ v. i.]
- To make a remark or remarks; to comment.

Meaning of 'remark' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . remark [ n]
Meaning (1):
- a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
Example in sentence:
  • from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account;
  • we would appreciate input from our users on how we can improve our software
Meaning (2):
- explicit notice
Example in sentence:
  • it passed without remark
3 . remark [ v]
Meaning (3):
- make or write a comment on
Example in sentence:
  • he commented the paper of his colleague
Meaning (4):
- make mention of
Example in sentence:
  • She observed that his presentation took up too much time;
  • They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing