English Synonyms and Antonyms
A remark is a saying or brief statement, oral or written, commonly made without much premeditation; a comment is an explanatory or critical remark, as upon some passage in a literary work or some act or speech in common life. A note is something to call attention, hence a brief written statement; in correspondence, a note is briefer than a letter. A note upon some passage in a book is briefer and less elaborate than a comment. Annotations are especially brief notes, commonly marginal, and closely following the text. Comments, observations, or remarks may be oral or written, comments being oftenest written, and remarks oftenest oral. An observation is properly the result of fixed attention and reflection; a remark may be the suggestion of the instant. Remarks are more informal than a speech.
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remark, comment, inputnoun
a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
"from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account"
"it passed without remark"
note, observe, mention, remarkverb
make mention of
"She observed that his presentation took up too much time"; "They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing"
point out, note, notice, watch over, cite, keep, bring up, take down, detect, respect, honor, take note, observe, advert, abide by, comment, watch, name, follow, honour, maintain, discover, refer, mention, mark, find, celebrate, keep an eye on
comment, notice, remark, point outverb
make or write a comment on
"he commented the paper of his colleague"
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Happiness and the absurd are two sons of the same earth. They are inseparable. It would be a mistake to say that happiness necessarily springs from the absurd. Discovery. It happens as well that the felling of the absurd springs from happiness. "I conclude that all is well," says Edipus, and that remark is sacred. It echoes in the wild and limited universe of man. It teaches that all is not, has not been, exhausted. It drives out of this world a god who had come into it with dissatisfaction and a preference for futile suffering. It makes of fate a human matter, which must be settled among men.
Comprehensive talkers are apt to be tiresome when we are not athirst for information; but, to be quite fair, we must admit that superior reticence is a good deal due to lack of matter. Speech is often barren, but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without remark, may all the while be sitting on one addled nest-egg; and, when it takes to cackling, will have nothing to announce but that addled delusion.
There wasn't a single remark or concern expressed on its ecological safety.
Because of the Monsanto Co President’s remark, Bayer’s CEO now has to fight a battle on two fronts, negotiating a deal with Monsanto Co while also trying to keep his shareholders onboard, it can be an easier pitch to investors when they know they can no longer influence negotiations, and a deal is presented as fait accompli.
I want someone to laugh with me, someone to be grave with me, someone to please me and help my discrimination with his or her own remark, and at times, no doubt, to admire my acuteness and penetration.
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- poznamenat, poznámkaCzech
- kommentoida, osoittaa, huomio, huomata, huomauttaa, huomautus, panna merkille, havaintoFinnish
- puntualizzazione, battuta, caveat, considerazioneItalian
- 述べる, 発言, 但書き, 注目, 注意書き, 評する, 注意, 言及Japanese
- komentować, zauważyć, skomentować, uwagaPolish
- observar, [[fazer]] ([[uma]]) [[observação]], observaçãoPortuguese
- observație, remarcăRomanian
- замечание, пометка, примечаниеRussian
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