compare notes

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Definition of compare notes

: to talk with another or to one another about something done or experienced in common The parents compared notes on raising children. I phoned a coworker after the meeting to compare notes.

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“Compare notes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compare%20notes. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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