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comment back

A common comment on popular social media posts that informs others that the commenter will like the first picture on someone's page if they like the first picture on the commenter's page. Often abbreviated as "CB." Ever since I started writing "comment back" on famous people's posts, my Instagram pictures have been getting way more comments!
See also: back, comment

comment about (someone or something)

To speak about a particular person or topic. The young starlet refused to comment about the rumors surrounding her latest movie.
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address comments or remarks to someone

to say something directly to a specific person or group of persons. (See also address oneself to someone; address oneself to something.) George addressed his remarks to everyone.
See also: address, comment, remark

comment about someone or something

 and comment (up)on someone or something
to make a remark about someone or something. There is no need to comment upon this event. Please don't comment on Liz's problems.
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No comment.

I have nothing to say on this matter. Q: When did you stop beating your dog? A: No comment. Q: Georgie, did you chop down the cherry tree? A: No comment.
See also: comment, no

ˌno ˈcomment

(said in reply to a question, usually from a journalist) I have nothing to say about that: ‘Will you resign, sir?’ ‘No comment!’
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Although supportive of the goal of increasing the participation rate for electronically filed returns, TEI commented that at this juncture, the benefits of e-filing for businesses inure primarily to the government, while imposing significant implementation costs on business.
Slightly more than 47% of all letters commented on this issue; of those, less than 5% agreed with the FASB.
The AICPA commented that the need for such an exception was made evident by the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
On July 20, TEI commented on the Finance Committee's preliminary staff discussion draft on corporate tax shelters, which was released by the committee in late May.
In reflecting on the fair value based method of accounting in Statement 123 and the IASB proposal, Robert Herz, FASB Chairman, commented, "While some differences exist between the IASB's and FASB's methodologies, the two are similar in many respects.
TEI recently commented on proposed draft legislation that would impose personal liability for penalties on company employees for making "false statements" or omissions that lead to a reduction in the company's income or excise taxes.
Hankinson commented, "EPA is submitting these comments because we believe that Chevron's application is inconsistent with Florida's Coastal Zone Management Plan.
As we commented in August, many taxpayers will be unable to timely obtain or report the requisite information in respect of certain foreign affiliates.
We are pleased to have the opportunity to work with the Internet community to create a stable but competitive market for domain-name registration services in these three important domains," commented Esther Dyson, interim chairman of the ICANN board.
TEI also commented on section 6721's time-sensitive tiered penalty structure, the exception for inconsequential errors or omissions, and the de minimis rule for failures to include correct information.
The Massachusetts Cable Television Commission, which commented, "the amendment follows the sensible tack initiated in the original Social Contract of streamlining an often times overbearing rate regulation process.