note·​pad | \ ˈnōt-ˌpad How to pronounce notepad (audio) \

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I wrote down her number on my notepad. used a different notepad for each class's notes
Recent Examples on the Web From a folding table under a pop-up tent on the sidewalk, a volunteer coordinated schedules on a whiteboard and notepad. Gregory Scruggs, Anchorage Daily News, "This Seattle protest zone is police-free. So volunteers are stepping up to provide security.," 18 June 2020 Notes looks like a small yellow notepad and is a terrific digital organizer. Kim Komando, USA TODAY, "5 incredibly useful things you didn’t know Apple Notes could do," 12 June 2020 Every scrap of paper can be used to scribble a grocery list instead of tearing a sheet from his perfectly good notepad on his desk. cleveland, "After coronavirus pandemic, will we spend less, save more?: Money Matters," 1 Apr. 2020 In a list in a notepad, the police said, Mr. Amman wrote that his top life goals was to die a martyr. Benjamin Mueller, New York Times, "London Stabbing Prompts Questions on Policies for Terrorism Convictions," 3 Feb. 2020 Consider having a notepad handy and keeping track of imaginative scenarios. oregonlive, "Horoscope for March 30, 2020: Gemini; don’t get distracted; Libra, find someone to help," 30 Mar. 2020 Collins said that objection had to be in writing — so Lofgren wrote on a notepad at her desk, ripped it off and showed it to Collins. Dareh Gregorian, NBC News, "Angry Republicans, Democrats tangle in impeachment hearing," 9 Dec. 2019 But be sure to take out your notepads to analyze every moment and make your best guesses. Ew Staff,, "What to Watch this Weekend: J. Lo and Shakira (and also football) at Super Bowl LIV," 31 Jan. 2020 Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent seeking the Democratic nomination for president, folded a piece of paper torn from his notepad. Emily Cochrane, New York Times, "A Challenge for the Trial: 100 Senators Who Love to Talk, Sitting in Silence," 21 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of notepad

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Notepad.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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: sheets of paper that are attached at one end and used for writing notes

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