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English definition of “strike a note”

strike a note

to express and communicate a particular opinion or feeling about something: I find it really difficult to strike the right note when I'm writing job applications. At the end of her speech, she struck a note of warning about the risks involved in the project.Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotions
(Definition of strike a note from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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