- 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.
Origin of note
Examples from the Web for noting
He declared himself “satisfied with that scenario” noting that his campaign had a “better GOTV operation.”
He seemed to reference his own awkward nature when noting he would appeal to both “introverts and extroverts.”
Alexey agrees, noting that none of his workers, who make a minimum of 4,500 Hryvnias ($380) per month, support the rebels.Ukraine Families Flee Into the Forest to Escape Brutal Fighting in Sloviansk|Yusuf Sayman|June 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor echoed Boehner, noting that “four brave Americans were killed in Benghazi.”
Putin has hinted publicly that he favors Tymoshenko, noting they had a productive relationship when she was prime minister.Putin Can Take Ukraine Without an Invasion, and Probably Will|Jamie Dettmer|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bob and Joe remained on deck with their fathers for some time, noting everything worthwhile that was visible about them.The Forest of Mystery|James H. Foster
Such refractions are constantly produced without our noting them.Essays in Experimental Logic|John Dewey
The Professor examined the fish carefully, noting every characteristic; and he did not coincide in my opinion.A Journey to the Centre of the Earth|Jules Verne
It is worth while noting that as a lawyer he would never take a case, either civil or criminal, that he considered wrong.The Story of Fifty-Seven Cents and Others|Robert Shackleton
"What a homely, homey place," said Anne, noting everything with the eye of an artist.American Cookery|Various
British Dictionary definitions for noting
- distinguished or famousan athlete of note
- worth noticing or paying attention to; importantnothing of note
verb (tr; may take a clause as object)
Derived Formsnoteless, adjective
Word Origin for note
Idioms and Phrases with noting
see bread and butter letter (note); compare notes; make a note of; of note; strike the right note; take note; take notes.