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notice

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • did you notice what she was wearing?

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2 to make reference to or speak about briefly but specifically
  • briefly noticed in his lecture the author's first published work

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notice

noun

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1 a published statement informing the public of a matter of general interest
  • a public safety notice regarding the need for a smoke detector in the home

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2 a state of being aware
  • this malicious e-mail will be brought to the notice of the department head

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3 a written communication giving information or directions
  • received a notice of promotion from the head of the company

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4 an essay evaluating or analyzing something
  • avidly reads the latest theater notices in the paper

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5 the act or an instance of telling beforehand of danger or risk
  • in the event of a terrorist threat, the building will be evacuated with little notice beforehand

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The first known use of notice was in the 15th century

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“Notice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/notice. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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