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commentverb [I]

 us   /ˈkɑm·ent/
to express an opinion: The lawyer won’t comment publicly on the case.

commentnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkɑm·ent/
an opinion or remark: [C] One of his comments had to do with the state taxes. [U] The reporter couldn’t reach any government officials for comment (= to ask for their opinions).
Translations of “comment”
in Arabic تَعْليق…
in Korean 언급, 코멘트…
in Malaysian komen…
in French commentaire…
in Turkish yorum, düşünce, fikir…
in Italian commento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 評論, 意見, 評價…
in Russian комментарий, разъяснение…
in Polish uwaga, komentarz…
in Vietnamese lời bình…
in Spanish comentario…
in Portuguese comentário…
in Thai ข้อคิดเห็น…
in German die Bemerkung…
in Catalan comentari…
in Japanese コメント…
in Indonesian komentar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 评论, 意见, 评价…
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