verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of remark
Synonyms for remark
Antonyms for remark
noun Fine Arts.
Origin of remarque
Related Words for re-markcomment, remark, acknowledgment, reference, footnote, notification, notice, indication, utterance, recognition, thinking, head, attention, observation, note, consideration, care, respect, advice, story
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Historical Examples of 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.