Comment Com"ment (?; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Commented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Commenting}.] [F. commenter, L. commentari to meditate upon, explain, v. intens. of comminisci, commentus, to reflect upon, invent; com- + the root of meminisse to remember, mens mind. See {Mind}.] To make remarks, observations, or criticism; especially, to write notes on the works of an author, with a view to illustrate his meaning, or to explain particular passages; to write annotations; -- often followed by on or upon. [1913 Webster]

A physician to comment on your malady. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Critics . . . proceed to comment on him. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

I must translate and comment. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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