The remark drew widespread condemnation not only from liberals but also from influential conservatives.
The one problem with Braley's remark is that it happened to reflect on a fellow Iowan who is a mainstay of Hawkeye State politics.
They might find the remark surprising given that Pakistan has produced world renowned musicians, authors and athletes.
Marlow Stern says the remark is further evidence of how out-of-touch the GOP candidate is with women.
Rowhani's remark, read with a modicum of generosity, does neither.
“Apparently he is not a very great friend of yours,” I ventured to remark.
And now his remark put his wife in a pleasanter frame of mind.
Do you remark the preponderance of married over single belles?
Though La Salle related to us all his calamities, yet never did I remark in him the least alteration.
And what is worthy of remark, these terminal ovicells always have a sessile avicularium on the summit.
1630s, "to mark out, distinguish" modeled on French remarquer "to mark, note, heed," formed in Middle French from re-, intensive prefix (see re-), + marquer "to mark," probably from a Germanic source, cf. Old High German marchon "to delimit" (see mark (n.1)).
Meaning "take notice of" is from 1670s; that of "make a comment" is first attested 1690s, from notion of "make a verbal observation" or "call attention to specific points." Related: Remarked; remarking.
1650s, "act of noticing; fact of being worthy of comment," from remark (v.). Meaning "a notice or comment" is from 1670s.