- a sign or character used to represent a tone, its position and form indicating the pitch and duration of the tone.
- a key, as of a piano.
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One morning just before sunup, I compared notes with one of our neighbors.
Cline allegedly passed tellers notes that implied that Cline had a weapon.
That’s when he took note of all the trash, which “really started bothering me,” said Adams, who grew up in Bethesda.
On the Republican side, senators showed little emotion — but all paid close attention, most turning their heads away only occasionally to take notes.House impeachment managers emphasize the danger to Pence and other top officials in harrowing retelling of Jan. 6 attack|Amy Gardner, Karoun Demirjian, Felicia Sonmez, Paul Kane|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
Tech entrepreneurs have been taking note of the efficiency and popularity of the two-wheelers.Can Motorbike Taxis Fix Africa’s E-commerce Problem?|Charu Kasturi|February 10, 2021|Ozy
An ace comedic turn that, in lesser hands, would come off as one-note.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Note: UNICOR uses its inmates for everything from call center operators to human demolishers of old computers.How a ‘Real Housewife’ Survives Prison: ‘I Don’t See [Teresa Giudice] Having a Cakewalk Here’|Michael Howard|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Now on a lighter note, with Selma, you did get Oprah to throw a mean haymaker.Ava DuVernay on ‘Selma,’ the Racist Sony Emails, and Making Golden Globes History|Marlow Stern|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Note: This piece was updated to reflect that Mrs. Landingham died while Aaron Sorkin was still writing The West Wing.'The Newsroom' Ended As It Began: Weird, Controversial, and Noble|Kevin Fallon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From this louche improbable source pours music of sublime beauty without one false note.
Accordingly, the question "How far does the note issue under the new system seem likely to prove an elastic one?"Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
He used to walk through the park, and note with pleasure the care that his father bestowed on the gigantic property.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Which latter circumstance he begged Mr. Perker to note, with a glowing countenance and many marks of indignation.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Of Liszt the first part of this is not true, for if he strikes a wrong note it is simply because he chooses to be careless.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
And it is small consolation to me to note that most people's minds seem to be no better done than mine.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
British Dictionary definitions for note
- distinguished or famousan athlete of note
- worth noticing or paying attention to; importantnothing of note
Derived forms of notenoteless, adjective
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Other Idioms and Phrases with note
see bread and butter letter (note); compare notes; make a note of; of note; strike the right note; take note; take notes.