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remark

re·mark

remark

 
 
pronunciation:
rih mark
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
features:
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: remarked, remarking, remarks
definition 1: to casually comment.
She remarked that her nephew looked so grown up now.
synonyms:
comment on, mention, note, notice, observe
similar words:
opine, say, speculate
definition 2: to perceive or notice.
We could not help remarking that the room had been repainted.
synonyms:
behold, heed, mark, note, notice, observe, perceive, see, take note of
similar words:
mind, regard, view
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to make a comment, observation, or statement (used with on or upon).
She was embarrassed when he remarked on the length of her dress.
synonyms:
comment, observe
similar words:
say
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part of speech: noun
definition: a comment or casual statement of opinion.
I wanted to make some fascinating remark, but I couldn't think of anything to say.He is still upset about that remark she made about his weight.The professor wrote some remarks on her paper next to her grade.
synonyms:
observation
similar words:
comment
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