1. [ verb ] discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
Synonyms: find observe discover detect

"She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water" "We found traces of lead in the paint"

Related terms: sight develop trace instantiate find_out sense see discover observation determination discovery perceiver detector discovery discovery detection finding observation observation detecting discoverer detector
2. [ verb ] notice or perceive
Synonyms: note mark

"She noted that someone was following her" "mark my words"

Related terms: ignore take_notice sign perceive
3. [ noun ] an announcement containing information about a future event

"you didn't give me enough notice"

Related terms: announcement caveat advise
4. [ noun ] the act of noticing or paying attention
Synonyms: observation observance

"he escaped the notice of the police"

Related terms: attention mind observation detect note observe observe
5. [ noun ] a request for payment
Synonyms: notification

"the notification stated the grace period and the penalties for defaulting"

Related terms: request advise
6. [ verb ] make or write a comment on
Synonyms: point_out comment remark

"he commented the paper of his colleague"

Related terms: note criticize wisecrack kibitz remark observation
7. [ noun ] a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
Synonyms: poster card bill posting placard

"a poster advertised the coming attractions"

Related terms: sign show_bill flash_card post post post placard placard
8. [ noun ] advance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement or contract

"we received a notice to vacate the premises" "he gave notice two months before he moved"

Related terms: telling dismissal
9. [ noun ] polite or favorable attention

"his hard work soon attracted the teacher's notice"

Related terms: attention
10. [ verb ] acknowledge the presence of or acquaintance with
Synonyms: acknowledge
Related terms: react greet mention citation
11. [ noun ] (writing) a short critical review

"the play received good notices"

Related terms: review comment
Similar spelling:   noetic