Synonyms for note

Synonyms for (noun) note

Synonyms: note

Definition: a characteristic emotional quality

Usage: it ended on a sour note; there was a note of gaiety in her manner; he detected a note of sarcasm

Similar words: atmosphere, aura, air

Definition: a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

Usage: an air of mystery; the house had a neglected air; an atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters; the place had an aura of romance


Synonyms: note

Definition: a brief written record

Usage: he made a note of the appointment

Similar words: written account, written record

Definition: a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events


Synonyms: billet, short letter, note, line

Definition: a short personal letter

Usage: drop me a line when you get there

Similar words: personal letter

Definition: a letter dealing with personal affairs


Synonyms: annotation, notation, note

Definition: a comment or instruction (usually added)

Usage: his notes were appended at the end of the article; he added a short notation to the address on the envelope

Similar words: comment, commentary

Definition: a written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material

Usage: he wrote an extended comment on the proposal


Synonyms: musical note, note, tone

Definition: a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound

Usage: the singer held the note too long

Similar words: musical notation

Definition: (music) notation used by musicians


Synonyms: note

Definition: a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling

Usage: there was a note of uncertainty in his voice

Similar words: tone, tone of voice

Definition: the quality of a person's voice

Usage: he began in a conversational tone; he spoke in a nervous tone of voice


Synonyms: Federal Reserve note, government note, greenback, note, bill, bank bill, bank note, banker's bill, banknote

Definition: a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)

Usage: he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes

Similar words: folding money, paper currency, paper money

Definition: currency issued by a government or central bank and consisting of printed paper that can circulate as a substitute for specie


Synonyms: note, note of hand, promissory note

Definition: a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time

Usage: I had to co-sign his note at the bank

Similar words: obligation, debt instrument, certificate of indebtedness

Definition: a written promise to repay a debt


Synonyms: preeminence, note, distinction, eminence

Definition: high status importance owing to marked superiority

Usage: a scholar of great eminence

Similar words: high status

Definition: a position of superior status

Synonyms for (verb) note

Synonyms: remark, note, observe, mention

Definition: make mention of

Usage: She observed that his presentation took up too much time; They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing

Similar words: tell, say, state

Definition: express in words

Usage: He said that he wanted to marry her; tell me what is bothering you; state your opinion; state your name


Synonyms: note, take down

Definition: make a written note of

Usage: she noted everything the teacher said that morning

Similar words: put down, get down, set down, write down

Definition: put down in writing; of texts, musical compositions, etc.