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Meaning of noted by Wiktionary Dictionary



    noted ( comparative more noted, superlative most noted )

    1. Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated .



    1. Simple past tense and past participle of note.


Explanation of noted by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. worthy of notice or attention

    2. a noted increase in the crime rate
    3. widely known and esteemed

    Definition of noted by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. Note v. t. [imp. & p. p. Noted; p. pr. & vb. n. Noting.] [F. noter, L. notare, fr. nota. See Note, n.]

      1. To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed; to attend to. Pope.

      No more of that; I have noted it well. Shak.

      The world will little note, nor long remember, what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. Abraham Lincoln ( Gettysburg Address, 1863 ).

      2. To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.

      Every unguarded word . . . was noted down. Maccaulay.

      3. To charge, as with crime ( with of or for before the thing charged ); to brand. [Obs.]

      They were both noted of incontinency. Dryden.

      4. To denote; to designate. Johnson.

      5. To annotate. [R.] W. H. Dixon.

      6. To set down in musical characters.

      To note a bill or To note a draft, to record on the back of it a refusal of acceptance, as the ground of a protest, which is done officially by a notary.

    2. Noted a. Well known by reputation or report; eminent; famous; prominent; celebrated; as, “a noted author, or traveler”. -- Notedly, adv. -- Notedness, n.