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Notice

Notice appears in the following tongue twister:

  • If you notice this notice,
    you will notice that this notice is not worth noticing.

Usage statistics for the verb notice:

imaginative writing79.59%informational writing20.41%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun notice:

placardobservancepostingnotificationposterobservationnoticecardbill

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb notice:

remarkdetectacknowledgecommentobservemarknoticediscovernotefind
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The word notice is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun notice

What does notice mean as a name of something?

Notice is one of the top 1000 most common nouns in the English language.

noun - plural: notices

  1. an announcement containing information about an event
    • examples: you didn't give me enough notice | an obituary notice | a notice of sale
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • more generic words: announcement / promulgation = a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen
    • more specific words:
      • caveat = a formal notice filed with a court or officer to suspend a proceeding until filer is given a hearing
      • necrology / obituary / obit = a notice of someone's death
  2. the act of noticing or paying attention
    • example: he escaped the notice of the police
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • synonyms of notice: observance / observation
    • more generic words: attending / attention = the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
    • more specific words:
  3. a request for payment
  4. advance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement of contract
  5. a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
  6. polite or favorable attention
    • example: his hard work soon attracted the teacher's notice
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • more generic words: attending / attention = the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
  7. a short critical review

Alternative definition of the noun notice

noun

  1. The act of observing; perception.
  2. A written or printed announcement.
  3. Formal notification or warning.
  4. A published critical review of a play etc.

Definition of the verb notice

What does notice mean as a doing word?

Notice is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.View more statistics!

verb - inflections: noticed | noticing | notices

  1. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formula
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus]I saw the play | The crew spotted the island
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus] [Predicate, object control with bare infinitive]I saw her bake the cake
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus] [Predicate, object control with -ing]I saw him laughing
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus] in [Oblique]I sensed the eagerness in him
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus, how-extraction]I saw how he arrived
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus, possessive with -ing]I saw their laughing and joking
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus, that-complement clause]I can see that you are feeling great
      [Experiencer - being] [Verb] [Stimulus, what-extraction]I saw what they did

      Verbs of Perception (with the same syntax): detect, discern, feel, perceive, see, sense.

    • lexical domain: Perceptions - verbs of seeing, hearing, feeling
    • synonyms of notice: detect / discover / find / observe
    • more generic words: sight / spy = catch sight of
    • more specific terms:
  2. notice or perceive
  3. make or write a comment on
  4. express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with

Alternative definition of the verb notice

verb

  1. [transitive] To observe or take notice of.
  2. [transitive] To detect; to perceive with the mind.

Music

  1. "Notice" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  2. "NOTICE" is a musical album of -OZ-.
    • released on
  3. "NOTICE" is a cataloged instance, composition.

Film

"Notice" is a 2004 short film directed by Rudolf van den Berg.

Miscellanea

  1. Notice is the legal concept in which a party is made aware of a legal process affecting their rights, obligations or duties. There are several types of notice: public notice, actual notice, constructive notice, and implied notice.
  2. Notice is a licence requirement.

Phrases with Notice

  1. notice board
  2. Take No Notice of
  3. D-Notice
  4. Da-Notice
  5. red notice
  6. Burn notice
  7. give notice
  8. take notice
  9. Penal notice
  10. wanted notice
  11. to take notice
  12. Judicial notice
  13. Constructive notice
  14. At a Moment's Notice
  15. international wanted notice

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Notice

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Google previewLabor Markets and Firm Benefit Policies in Japan and the United States (2007)

by Seiritsu Ogura, Toshiaki Tachibanaki, David A. Wise

Intraindustry Analysis The first thing to notice is the low variation in the estimated coefficients across firms. The coefficient of ...

Google previewGIMP Bible (2011)

by Jason van Gumster, Robert Shimonski

The biggest thing to notice is that the Ink tool's brushes are completely parametric ; they're generated procedurally and controlled entirely from the Ink tool's Tool Options dialog. Figure 11.13 shows the Tool Options dialog for the Ink tool.

Google previewInduction, Probability, and Causation (2013)

by C.D. Broad

Now the vitally important point to notice is that the whole of the first set of facts is the evidence for each separate constituent of the generalisation. Our evidence for believing that all water will boil at 100°C. at normal pressure is not simply that ...

Google previewMaking the Social World (2010)

The Structure of Human Civilization by John Searle

The second apparent similarity to notice is that performatives seem to work the same way for the creation of speech acts by Declaration as they work for the creation of nonlinguistic institutional facts. Thus utterances of “War is hereby declared,” ...

Google previewA Perfect Moral Storm (2011)

The Ethical Tragedy of Climate Change by Stephen M. Gardiner

One point to notice is that to say that the global test is one constraint on the acceptability of social institutions and theories is not to claim that it is the only such constraint, or even the dominant one. Indeed, this seems unlikely. After all, the test ...

Google previewSkills & Values: Civil Procedure (2010)

by Catherine Ross Dunham, Don C. Peters

Chapter 3 THE NOTICE REQUIREMENT INTRODUCTION The topic of notice is the third topic in the constitutional portion of your Civil Procedure course. ... Therefore, proper notice is an essential ingredient in an enforceable judgment.

Google previewSkills and Values (2010)

by Catherine Ross Dunham, Don C. Peters

Chapter 3 THE NOTICE REQUIREMENT INTRODUCTION The topic of notice is the third topic in the constitutional portion of your Civil Procedure course. ... Therefore, proper notice is an essential ingredient in an enforceable judgment.

Google previewA Pocket Dictionary of the law of bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank notes, checks, etc. With an appendix, containing abstracts of cases ... relating to negotiable securities, etc (1816)

by John Irving Maxwell

and cause shewn, the Court granted a new trial; Lord Mansfield said, “What is reasonable notice is a question partly of fact, and partly of law; it may depend in some measure on facts, such as the distance at which the parties live, the course ...

Google previewActs of Faith (2000)

Explaining the Human Side of Religion by Rodney Stark, Roger Finke

But an even more important thing to notice is that people who joined and stayed at least two years were substantially less likely to have been depressed, unhappy , unemployed or to have had a history of psychiatric treatment than were those ...

Google previewFood Lovers' Guide to® Charlotte (2012)

The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings by Sarah Crosland

If you happen to pass this popular pizza joint on a warm evening, the first thing you'll notice is the packed patio just off East Boulevard. The next thing you'll notice is the unmistakable fragrance of fresh, brick-oven pizza. Dilworth was the first ...

Google previewThe Executor's Guide (2004)

How to Administer an Estate Under a Will by Linda D. Kirby

Proper legal notice is the best protection for the Executor and for those who will ultimately receive the estate to ensure that any contest to the Will is resolved, challenges to the administration are met, and the gifts given in the Will are upheld ...

Google previewBouvier's Law Dictionary and Concise Encyclopedia (1914)

by John Bouvier, Francis Rawle

Notice must be given before the close of business hours on the day following dishonor. If given at the residence, it must be given before the usual hours of rest on the day following. If sent by mail, it must be deposited in the post-office in time to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Alternative Investments (2008)

by Greg N. Gregoriou

University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg-Essen, Germany The last possible day to give the exchange due notice of intention to deliver the underlying asset of a futures contract is termed last notice day (Hull, 2006). A commodities futures ...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden,

notice, observation,~ мэдэх to notice, ~ сэжиг suspicion, ~ сэжиг авах to get suspicious, ~ сэжиггүй unsuspecting,~ toom ...

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Usage statistics about notice

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the verb notice:

imaginative writing79.59%informational writing20.41%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun notice:

placardobservancepostingnotificationposterobservationnoticecardbill

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb notice:

remarkdetectacknowledgecommentobservemarknoticediscovernotefind

Comparison of usage frequency between the verb notice and its most common antonym:

ignorenotice

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Quotes about Notice

Who does not notice you in rags will not notice you in nice clothes, who notices you in rags will also motice you in nice clothes.
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Scrabble value of N1O1T1I1C3E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of NOTICE

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