verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- remanent magnetism,
- remarque, erich maria,
Origin of remark
noun Fine Arts.
Origin of remarque
Examples from the Web for re-mark
But as you were about to re-mark you're fair honin' for a chance to ask the kid's pardon.Bucky O'Connor|William MacLeod Raine
Word Origin for remark
Word Origin for remarque
1630s, "to mark out, distinguish" modeled on French remarquer "to mark, note, heed," formed in Middle French from re-, intensive prefix (see re-), + marquer "to mark," probably from a Germanic source, cf. Old High German marchon "to delimit" (see mark (n.1)).
Meaning "take notice of" is from 1670s; that of "make a comment" is first attested 1690s, from notion of "make a verbal observation" or "call attention to specific points." Related: Remarked; remarking.
1650s, "act of noticing; fact of being worthy of comment," from remark (v.). Meaning "a notice or comment" is from 1670s.