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Synonyms for note

Synonyms for note

a brief record written as an aid to the memory

a written communication directed to another

an expression of fact or opinion

critical explanation or analysis

something visible or evident that gives grounds for believing in the existence or presence of something else

the act of noting, observing, or taking into account

a pleasing succession of musical tones forming a usually brief aesthetic unit

to perceive with a special effort of the senses or the mind

to state facts, opinions, or explanations

Synonyms for note

a short personal letter

a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling

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a characteristic emotional quality

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high status importance owing to marked superiority

notice or perceive


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observe with care or pay close attention to

make a written note of

References in periodicals archive ?
Musicians hit the wrong note with a rail company when they put their precious cellos on empty seats as they took a train back from a music seminar.
JANUARY: Celtic beat Rangers 2-0 in the New Year Old Firm derby, but which player hit the wrong note before he had even kicked a ball?
Staff at his sanctuary found life in kennels hit the wrong note with the fierce looking Staffordshire bull terrier and left him a bundle of nerves.
But she hit the wrong note when she took advantage of her grandfather Thomas Taylor's stay in hospital in August last year.
JAMES FOX, the Bruce Willis look-a-like, may be singing his way to the top ten with his 'Bluebirds Flying High' song, but he's certainly hit the wrong note with some of the Cardiff players.
The pair hit the wrong note with residents by staging rap contests at Hodge Hill Common organised quickly over the internet and by mobile phone.
ELTON JOHN is playing a gig at McDiarmid Park next July but if the chubby wee chappy sings one of his big hits it might hit the wrong note for Saints fans.
There have been reports, for instance, of people sending messages and not thinking carefully enough about what they have written, only to hit the wrong note entirely.