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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!
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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.
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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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He had a wonderful satisfaction in seeing him, and in commenting on his decayed condition after he was gone.
The video site recently tweaked its commenting system by making it users to log in through their Google+ ids to be able to comment on any content.
COMMENTING CENTRAL Miller explains that the editors at Nature wondered whether this boom in openness might benefit peer review.
Overall, in commenting on legislation and regulations, the Tax Division will continue to express its conviction that the tax system should be simpler and fairer.
On May 16, TEI's President submitted a letter to Canadian Minister of Finance John Manley commenting on draft legislation relating to Foreign Investment Entities (FIE) and Non-Resident Trusts (NRT).
Commenting on the writing in Sample H, Deborah expressed her concern about another aspect in idea elaboration that relates to bringing in real evidence from research and studies:
The handful of residents making those kinds of remarks tend to do so when commenting on matters of general city business, rather than on pending items.
Only eleven reviews comment in this category, usually by referring to sources of the information; none referred to errors other than commenting on dead hyperlinks.
Nearly 51% of those commenting on this issue called for using the general inflation rate or some other standard rate to increase the comparability of information across companies.
A task force of Board members who have been most involved with CFP Board's ethical standards has been appointed to consider the input provided by those commenting on the original Exposure Draft.