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comment

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈkɒment/
B2 something that you say or write that shows what you think about something: He made negative comments to the press.Remarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
No comment. used to say that you do not want to answer someone's questionRemarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
Translations of “comment”
in Korean 언급, 코멘트…
in Arabic تَعْليق…
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 Spanish comentario…
in Portuguese comentário…
in German die Bemerkung…
in Catalan comentari…
in Japanese コメント…
in Chinese (Simplified) 评论, 意见, 评价…
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