note note  /ˈnoʊt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a brief written record
  2. (n) a short personal letter
  3. (n) a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound
  4. (n) a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling
  5. (n) a characteristic emotional quality
  6. (n) a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)
  7. (n) a comment or instruction (usually added)
  8. (n) high status importance owing to marked superiority
  9. (n) a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time
  10. (v) make mention of
  11. (v) notice or perceive
  12. (v) observe with care or pay close attention to
  13. (v) make a written note of

Usage(s):

  • Critics have been quick to note and not favorably the almost uncanny influence of former Goldman executives.

News

  1. Note threatening teacher found at high school Thursday

    A note threatening a Celina High School teacher was found Thursday morning inside a classroom at the high school.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Celina Record

  2. Farewell note found on body of California gunman who killed five

    By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A three-page farewell note was found on the body of a California gunman who shot five people to death last week in Santa Monica, apologizing for killing his father and brother, who were among those slain, police said on Thursday. Police also revealed that the assault-style rifle carried by John Zawahri, 23, whose rampage last Friday ended when he was shot ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, June 13, 2013

    The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Amanda VanAllen, Jordan Mazza and J.P. Lawrence SEXUAL ASSAULT ABC News’...        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "I note that he is speaking today about his plans for Iraq and Afghanistan before he has even left, before he has talked to General Petraeus, before he has seen the progress in Iraq, and before he has set foot in Afghanistan for the first time,"...
    on Jul 15, 2008 By: John McCain Source: FOXNews

  2. Mr Kawczynski added: "I received a note from my office that there was a police officer in my office demanding to see correspondence. They were already present in my office and I went down to see them after making my speech."
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Daniel Kawczynski Source: BBC News

  3. In the process, choosing his words with care, he said this: "It is important to note the President's reminder in recent days that July 2011 will mark the beginning of a process, not the date when the US heads for the exits and turns out the lights....
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: OpEdNews

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