(v.) < French remarquer, Middle French,
equivalent to re- re-
; (noun) < French remarque,
derivative of remarquer
remarker, noununremarked, adjectivewell-remarked, adjective
heed, regard, notice. 4.
regard. 7. Remark, comment, note, observation
imply giving special attention, an opinion, or a judgment. A remark
is usually a casual and passing expression of opinion: a remark about a play.
expresses judgment or explains a particular point: a comment on the author's scholarship.
is a memorandum or explanation, as in the margin of a page: a note explaining a passage. Observation
suggests a comment based on judgment and experience: an observation on social behavior.