The dean remarked on her fine scholarship.
A place worthy of remark.
He made several remarks about the rainy weather.
She remarked that he danced very well.
A man worthy of remark.
An example of a remark is telling your friend that his garden is really beautiful.
An example of remark is to talk about a basketball game after your team loses.
He remarked that it was time to go.
To remark the manner of a speaker.
Other Word Forms
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