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Date: 1500-1600
Language: French
Origin: remarquer, from marquer 'to mark'

remark

2 verb
     
remark2 [transitive]
to say something, especially about something you have just noticed:
'This house must be very old,' he remarked.
remark that
Anderson left the table, remarking that he had some work to do.
remark on/upon
He remarked on the difference in security measures at the two airports.

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