make a mental note

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of make a mental note

:to try to remember to do something
  • I'll make a mental note to reschedule the meeting.

Word by Word Definitions

make play
  1. : behave, act

  2. : to begin or seem to begin (an action)

  3. : to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. : the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

  2. : brand

  3. : the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

mental play
  1. : of or relating to the mind

  2. : of or relating to intellectual as contrasted with emotional activity

  3. : of, relating to, or being intellectual as contrasted with overt physical activity

  1. : of or relating to the chin : genial

note play
  1. : to notice or observe with care

  2. : to record or preserve in writing

  3. : to make special mention of or remark on

  1. : melody, song

  2. : tone

  3. : call, sound


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