verb (used with object), an·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing.
verb (used without object), an·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing.
Origin of annotate
Related Words for annotatecomment, expound, remark, footnote, elucidate, explain, gloss, note, define, construe, interpret, illustrate, commentate
Examples from the Web for annotate
Contemporary Examples of annotate
The latest $400 model has a reading light and a touch screen that allows you to annotate while reading.Who Says the Book Business Is Dead?
January 13, 2009
Historical Examples of annotate
To annotate it in detail would be to spoil its completeness.Three Accounts of Peterloo
Mrs. Ansell left it to her tone to annotate the announcement.The Fruit of the Tree
I read them through, turn the pages lightly, annotate them, learn them by heart.The Dangerous Age
I proceeded to annotate Jill's mischievous remarks with much severity.Uncle Max
Rosa Nouchette Carey
It can hardly be necessary to annotate the well-known characters of 'the twins' that Stanley introduces.Minor Poets of the Caroline Period, Vol III
Word Origin for annotate
1733, from Latin annotatus, past participle of annotare "to note down" (see annotation). Related: Annotated; annotating. Not in Johnson's "Dictionary," but used therein in defining comment. Form annote is recorded from mid-15c. Related: Annotated; annotating.