Every major online-news site—The Daily Beast included—has its share of commenting issues.
“We were watching Food Network, commenting on how boring it was,” he says.
“When I was doing press for Whitney, critics were commenting on my appearance, saying I was shrill, saying I was needy,” she says.
commenting on his vanilla—some might even say “hokey”—demeanor, my wife said he reminded her of the father on Leave It to Beaver.
Posada used the skeleton as a way of talking about politics, commenting on life.
He picked up the books one by one, commenting on them as he lifted them.
An opportunity for commenting on some of them will be afforded in another chapter.
He had a trick of commenting upon his letters aloud, which was very disconcerting for Hamilton.
“That man wasn't right polite to me,” said Maw in commenting upon some of this.
commenting on his boyhood days and referring to his mother was too much for the great humorist.
late 14c., from Old French coment "commentary" or directly from Late Latin commentum "comment, interpretation," in classical Latin "invention, fabrication, fiction," neuter past participle of comminisci "to contrive, devise," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + base of meminisse "to remember," related to mens (genitive mentis) "mind" (see mind (n.)). The Latin word meaning "something invented" was taken by Isidore and other Christian theologians for "interpretation, annotation." No comment as a stock refusal to answer a journalist's question is first recorded 1950, from Truman's White House press secretary, Charles Ross.
early 15c., from Middle French commenter (15c.), from Latin commentari, from commentum (see comment (n.)). Related: Commented; commenting.