Notched the score on a stick.
Notched 30 wins in a single season.
A notch below average.
The tribe's hunters notch their kills by notches on each's axe's handle.
An example of to notch is to take note of the soccer game's score, a team that could notch 20 wins in one season.
A notch or two higher in quality.
An example of a notch is a V-shaped cut for hanging tools.
An example of notch is a level of music loudness, turn up the sound a notch.
Origin of notch
- Probably from a notch alteration of an otch from French oche from Old French from ochier to notch
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition