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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: remark /rɪˈmɑrk/ 
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  1. a few words that give the facts or your opinion about someone or something

    As the chairman said in his introductory remarks, the growth of the company has been phenomenal.

    a sexist/racist remark

    make a remark:

    Nicholas is well known for making outrageous remarks.

    remark about/on:

    Ellen later regretted her remarks about his private affairs.

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