Exchange information, observations, or opinions about something, as in Michael and Jane always compare notes after a department meeting. This term originally referred to written notes. [c. 1700]
Words nearby compare notes
How to use compare notes in a sentence
“The sensation these objects presented receded as their cost increased,” notes Rabinowitz.
The same Pediatrics journal notes that 17 states have some form of exception to the standard parental consent requirement.
“The origin of Brokpas is lost in antiquity,” a research article from the University of Delhi notes.
Ava DuVernay, as New York magazine notes, has now joined their ranks.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Under the current president and his predecessor, Jett notes, the ambassadorship of Belize has gone to college roommates.
In sorting notes it is necessary to be able readily to distinguish between notes of this bank and notes of other reserve banks.
By the second process, it is made to the advantage of the issuer of the notes to hasten their withdrawal himself.
The young man smiled at the girl, as he crushed up the notes and stuffed them into his pocket.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Liszt sometimes strikes wrong notes when he plays, but it does not trouble him in the least.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Outsiders lack adequate motives for sending the notes home; issuers lack adequate motives for calling them home.