- 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.
verb (used with object), not·ed, not·ing.
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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
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Hitchcock dropped a note to the hotel asking if it would be possible to buy some.
So I send a note out to his house with Tony, his driver, who promises he'll put it directly into Hitch's hand.
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It contained no note, but the address was in Winnie's handwriting.Frank Merriwell's Reward|Burt L. Standish
Seeing that they looked at the book, I turned the page quickly to hide the note.Eastern Nights - and Flights|Alan Bott
Frontenac defines his position and raises a note of alarm in his very first despatch to the minister for the colonies.Count Frontenac|William Dawson LeSueur
But it was only Mrs. Davis's footman leaving a note for Leslie about some charity.The Sport of the Gods|Paul Laurence Dunbar
Is the note of praise to be found in the streets of my soul?My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year|John Henry Jowett
British Dictionary definitions for note
- distinguished or famousan athlete of note
- worth noticing or paying attention to; importantnothing of note
verb (tr; may take a clause as object)
Derived forms of notenoteless, adjective
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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.