Definitions for remarkrɪˈmɑrk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remark, comment, input(noun)

    a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information

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

  2. remark(verb)

    explicit notice

    "it passed without remark"

  3. note, observe, mention, remark(verb)

    make mention of

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

  4. comment, notice, remark, point out(verb)

    make or write a comment on

    "he commented the paper of his colleague"

Wiktionary

  1. remark(Noun)

    A mark that replaces another mark.

  2. remark(Verb)

    To mark again (a piece of work).

  3. Origin: From remarquer, from re- + marquer; see mark.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Remark(noun)

    to mark in a notable manner; to distinquish clearly; to make noticeable or conspicuous; to piont out

  2. Remark(noun)

    to take notice of, or to observe, mentally; as, to remark the manner of a speaker

  3. Remark(noun)

    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

  4. Remark(verb)

    to make a remark or remarks; to comment

  5. Remark(noun)

    act of remarking or attentively noticing; notice or observation

  6. Remark(noun)

    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

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'remark' in Nouns Frequency: #1345

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'remark' in Verbs Frequency: #645

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bill Hasencamp:

    There was a lot of surprise with that remark.

  2. The Hitopadesa:

    To address a judicious remark to a thoughtless man is a mere threshing of chaff.

  3. Red State chief Erick Erickson:

    While I have tried to give him great latitude, his remark about Megyn Kelly was a bridge too far.

  4. L. B. Walton:

    Genius might well be defined as the ability to makes a platitude sound as though it were an original remark.

  5. Richter:

    It is a common remark that men talk most who think least; just as frogs cease their quacking when a light is brought to the water-side.

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Translations for remark

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • poznámka, poznamenatCzech
  • BemerkungGerman
  • اظهارPersian
  • kommentoida, panna merkille, havainto, huomautus, huomauttaa, huomata, huomio, osoittaaFinnish
  • remarqueFrench
  • դիտողությունArmenian
  • ucapanIndonesian
  • puntualizzazione, considerazione, caveat, battutaItalian
  • 注目, 評する, 述べる, 言及, 注意書き, 注意, 但書き, 発言Japanese
  • uwaga, zauważyć, komentować, skomentowaćPolish
  • [[fazer]] ([[uma]]) [[observação]], observarPortuguese
  • observație, remarcăRomanian
  • замечание, примечание, пометкаRussian
  • 備註Chinese

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