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comment

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈkɒm.ent/ us    /ˈkɑː.ment/
B1 something that you say or write that expresses your opinion: I don't want any comments on/about my new haircut, thank you! He made negative comments to the press. I suppose his criticism was fair comment (= a reasonable opinion). She was asked about the pay increase but made no comment (= did not give an opinion).Remarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions no comment C2 used to say that you do not want to answer someone's questionSecrecy and privacy

comment

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈkɒm.ent/ us    /ˈkɑː.ment/
B2 to make a comment: My mum always comments on what I'm wearing. [+ that] He commented that the two essays were rather similar. The official refused to/declined to comment on the matter.Remarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
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