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jot something down

to make a note of something. This is important. Please jot this down. Jot down this note, please.
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jot down

v.
To write down something briefly or hastily: The secretary jotted the message down. I jotted down the homework assignment.
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In the mid-1990s, when Bourne was asked to jot down potential ideas for a new stage musical, he put down ``Edward Scissorhands'' at the top of the list.
Jot down what the perfume/aftershave is and take it into a shop, where assistants can help identify other products the person might like - fragrances fall into families such as woody, floral, spicy etc.
You say you jot down "practically" everything you buy, but "practically" isn't everything, is it?
Work backwards: Jot down the names and dates of birth of your family using birth, marriage and death certificates.
The Liberal Democrat AM's decision to jot down messages of festive cheer while a political opponent addressed the National Assembly fell foul of the TV cameras.
Take the time to jot down your thoughts to clear your mind and perhaps uncover some new truths about yourself.
Jot down the NSN for the new engine compartment fire extinguisher: NSN 4210-01-388-7854.
Led by Adrienne Pargiter (Glenn Close) the women assemble a choir, jot down from memory the scores of major works, and begin to fashion a set of musical pieces that will lift them beyond Jericho's walls.
When you exchange business cards, jot down the date and where you met the individual on the back of the card.
When people give you their business cards, jot down a few bits of information on the back to jog your memory.
Jot down the nearest addresses, then research the ownership of your future homesite.
In addition, MetLife Auto & Home suggests that consumers save receipts for temporary repairs, begin to make inventory lists of damaged property, and jot down any issues or concerns they have so that insurance personnel can get their claims processed as soon as possible.
And don't forget to take the time to jot down your story.
Photographs and memorabilia of old and new Bulkington will be on display, with a folder for memories and questions in which customers can jot down their memories and queries.