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jot down

To write something down, often in haste. A noun or pronoun can be used between "jot" and "down." Let me just grab a pen so I can jot that number down. Here, I jotted down some ideas for you.
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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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When he's not incorporating the device into his anatomy and cell biology lectures, Marino says he utilizes the tablet's Journal function to schedule personal appointments and jot down helpful reminders.
These volunteers were encouraged to focus on each of the criminal's facial features and to use all of the allotted 5 minutes to jot down their memories.
Get a piece of paper and jot down the main points that such a report ought to cover.
Jot down notes on mood, ideas that occurred to you on your run, observations, and enlightenment.
If you jot down something about the child next to their phone number, you can refer specifically to these people and their particular situation.
One of my relations used to jot down memory-joggers on scraps of paper which he kept in his pocket.
So, under a column for 'Sources of Cash' in your notebook, jot down the entry 'ATM withdrawal' and the corresponding amount.
The review, led by MP Ann Clwyd - who protested about the care her late husband received while in hospital last year - calls for basic levels of redress, such as giving every hospital patient a pen and paper so they can jot down worries and making sure patients know who to speak to if they have a concern.
Review our "StarUP" checklist, jot down strategies that would work for you, and get moving.
It comes with a pack of eight wash-out doodle colour pens, so you can jot down late-night thoughts, draw a masterpiece, write a story or leave a message - then wash your duvet cover for a totally fresh start all over again.
In the past, I used Post-it notes to jot down my goals and affirmations, but now I truly embrace the idea of creating a vision board and see it as a new and improved way of visualizing success.
To jot down those moments of inspiration, I rely heavily on my notepad.
The first book also has a personal records section at the back where you can jot down milestone dates, vital statistics, medical notes, etc.
The game finished in a 19-2 win for Veitastrond, with Skjerven saying: "The biggest challenge was to remember to jot down every time someone scored.