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1. remark

verb. ['rɪˈmɑːrk, riːˈmɑːrk'] make mention of.

Synonyms

  • state
  • comment
  • notice
  • mention
  • tell
  • point out
  • say
  • observe

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • stay
  • differ
  • disagree

Etymology

  • mark (English)
  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • re- (English)
  • remarquer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Remark

  • question-mark
  • ?question-mark
  • transpark
  • mediamark
  • disembark
  • intermark
  • embark
  • demark
  • starke
  • stark
  • starck
  • spark
  • sparc
  • quark
  • clarke
  • clark
  • shark
  • sark
  • parke
  • park
  • parc
  • narc
  • merc
  • marque
  • marke
  • marc
  • larke
  • lark
  • karch
  • harke

Example sentences of the word remark


1. Noun, singular or mass
Treat the remark like you would if the person had accidentally passed gas in front of you.

Quotes containing the word remark


1. I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.
- Charlie Chaplin

2. The wolf said, "You know, my dear, it isn't safe for a little girl to walk through these woods alone."Red Riding Hood said, "I find your sexist remark offensive in the extreme, but I will ignore it because of your traditional status as an outcast from society, the stress of which has caused you to develop your own, entirely valid, worldview. Now, if you'll excuse me, I must be on my way.
- James Finn Garner, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

3. It has become almost a cliché to remark that nobody boasts of ignorance of literature, but it is socially acceptable to boast ignorance of science and proudly claim incompetence in mathematics.
- Richard Dawkins

2. remark

noun. ['rɪˈmɑːrk, riːˈmɑːrk'] a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information.

Synonyms

  • passing comment
  • reflection
  • reference
  • conversation stopper
  • commonplace
  • cliche
  • slam
  • bromide
  • dig
  • comment
  • wisecrack
  • gambit
  • sally
  • input
  • platitude
  • ad-lib
  • shot
  • crack
  • banality
  • barb
  • shaft
  • rib
  • quip
  • obiter dictum
  • gibe
  • zinger
  • statement
  • reflexion
  • jibe
  • mention
  • courtesy
  • observation
  • stopper

Antonyms

  • defeat
  • open
  • prepared
  • scripted

Etymology

  • mark (English)
  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • re- (English)
  • remarquer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. remark

noun. ['rɪˈmɑːrk, riːˈmɑːrk'] explicit notice.

Synonyms

  • observation
  • notice

Antonyms

  • unlikeness
  • original
  • exciting

Etymology

  • mark (English)
  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • re- (English)
  • remarquer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. remark

verb. ['rɪˈmɑːrk, riːˈmɑːrk'] make or write a comment on.

Synonyms

  • note
  • comment
  • notice
  • criticize
  • kibitz
  • criticise
  • mention
  • pick apart
  • wisecrack
  • knock
  • point out
  • observe

Antonyms

  • falsehood
  • truth
  • overstatement
  • con

Etymology

  • mark (English)
  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • re- (English)
  • remarquer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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