An example of remark is to talk about a basketball game after your team loses.
An example of a remark is telling your friend that his garden is really beautiful.
The dean remarked on her fine scholarship.
She remarked that he danced very well.
He made several remarks about the rainy weather.
A man worthy of remark.
A place worthy of remark.
To remark the manner of a speaker.
He remarked that it was time to go.
Origin of remark
- Alteration (influenced by mark) of French remarquer Old French re- re- Old French marquer to mark (ultimately from merc sign) (from Old Norse merki mark merg- in Indo-European roots)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French remarquer, from re- (“again") + marquer (“to mark"); see mark.
- re- +"Ž mark