Synonyms of note


1. note, written record, written account

usage: a brief written record; "he made a note of the appointment"

2. note, short letter, line, billet, personal letter

usage: a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"

3. note, musical note, tone, musical notation

usage: a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound; "the singer held the note too long"

4. note, tone, tone of voice

usage: a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling; "there was a note of uncertainty in his voice"

5. note, air, aura, atmosphere

usage: a characteristic emotional quality; "it ended on a sour note"; "there was a note of gaiety in her manner"; "he detected a note of sarcasm"

6. bill, note, government note, bank bill, banker's bill, bank note, banknote, Federal Reserve note, greenback, paper money, folding money, paper currency

usage: a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"

7. note, annotation, notation, comment, commentary

usage: a comment or instruction (usually added); "his notes were appended at the end of the article"; "he added a short notation to the address on the envelope"

8. eminence, distinction, preeminence, note, high status

usage: high status importance owing to marked superiority; "a scholar of great eminence"

9. note, promissory note, note of hand, debt instrument, obligation, certificate of indebtedness

usage: a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time; "I had to co-sign his note at the bank"


1. note, observe, mention, remark, state, say, tell

usage: make mention of; "She observed that his presentation took up too much time"; "They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing"

2. notice, mark, note

usage: notice or perceive; "She noted that someone was following her"; "mark my words"

3. note, take note, observe

usage: observe with care or pay close attention to; "Take note of this chemical reaction"

4. note, take down, write down, set down, get down, put down

usage: make a written note of; "she noted everything the teacher said that morning"

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Definition and meaning of note (Dictionary)