comment

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comment is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
comment
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Comment is on the Academic Word List.

Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˈkɒm.ɛnt/ or [ˈkʰɒm.ɛnt]
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˈkɑmɛnt/ or [ˈkʰɑmɛnt]
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
comment

Plural
comments

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Comment is on the Academic Vocabulary List.
  1. (countable) A comment is a short statement about something; usually it is an opinion.
    I'm afraid I can't make any comment on the case right now.
    Her comments were misunderstood.

Verb[change]

Plain form
comment

Third-person singular
comments

Past tense
commented

Past participle
commented

Present participle
commenting

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If you comment on or about something, you say something about it.
    Commenting on the changes in Peru, the president said he would be watching the situation.
    He commented that it was good news.

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