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remarkverb

us   /rɪˈmɑrk/
to give a spoken statement of an opinion or thought: [+ (that) clause] She remarked (that) she’d be home late.
If you remark on something, you notice it and say something about it: [I] All his friends remarked on the change in him.
remark
noun [C] us   /rɪˈmɑrk/
I think if you read his remarks, you’ll find them very fair.
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remarkverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈmɑːk/ us   /rɪˈmɑːrk/
B2 to give a spoken statement of an opinion or thought: [+ (that)] Dr Johnson once remarked (that) "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life." [+ that] He remarked that she was looking thin.

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remarknoun [C]

uk   /rɪˈmɑːk/ us   /rɪˈmɑːrk/
B2 something that you say, giving your opinion about something or stating a fact: Her remarks on the employment question led to a heated discussion. The children made rude remarks about the old man.

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(Definition of remark from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “remark”
in Korean 발언…
in Arabic مُلاحَظة, تَعْليق…
in Malaysian komen…
in French remarque…
in Russian замечание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說起, 評論說, 談論…
in Italian nota, osservazione…
in Turkish söz, lâf, beyan…
in Polish uwaga…
in Spanish comentario, observación, comentar…
in Vietnamese nhận xét…
in Portuguese comentário, observação…
in Thai ความเห็น…
in German die Bemerkung…
in Catalan comentari…
in Japanese 発言, 意見, コメント…
in Chinese (Simplified) 说起, 评论说, 谈论…
in Indonesian komentar…
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