fistnote

noun
fist·​note | \ ˈfis(t)-ˌnōt \

Definition of fistnote

: matter in a text to which attention is directed by means of an index mark

First Known Use of fistnote

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about fistnote

Statistics for fistnote

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for fistnote

The first known use of fistnote was circa 1934

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on fistnote

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with fistnote

Comments on fistnote

What made you want to look up fistnote? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to settle judicially or to act as judge

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!