compare notes Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"compare notes" in British English

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compare notes

C1 If two ​people compare ​notes, they ​tell each other what they ​think about something they have both done: We'd both been out with the same man at different ​points in ​ourlives so it was ​interesting to compare ​notes.
(Definition of compare notes from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"compare notes" in American English

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compare notes

to ​exchangeinformation and ​opinions: We ​met at the ​coffeeshop to compare ​notes on the new ​professor.
(Definition of compare notes from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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