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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.
See also: down, jot
References in classic literature ?
He held his open note-book upon his knee, and from time to time he jotted down figures and memoranda in the light of his pocket-lantern.
Every strange or partly familiar word encountered in his reading was immediately jotted down, and later, when a sufficient number had been accumulated, were typed and pinned to the wall or looking- glass.
In a note-book we jotted down, as had been our custom, details that would be of historical value later.
I have jotted down the very words of their argument, but now it degenerates into a mere noisy wrangle with much polysyllabic scientific jargon upon each side.
I've 'em all jotted down in my life-book, but I haven't got the knack of writing them out properly.
I have jotted down the form here, if you would not mind signing it.
"'I have jotted down your name,' I told him, 'and all the rest of it--the place you served at, the district, the date, and all.
In the latest post, Size 8 has jotted down a beautiful message, appreciating him for always having her back and helping her even with the baby.
Summary: While many young visitors jotted down a word to describe themselves, others were much more keen to share how they were feeling.
Positively, the study jotted down beneficial facts of chocolate, such as its healthy effects to the cardiovascular system and blood circulation, according to Business Insider.
Students who jotted down notes by hand remembered lecture material better than their laptop-wielding peers did, researchers report April 23 in Psychological Science.
Sobolev had put his phone number on his helmet, which was obviously jotted down by many and hence, the swarm of nude pictures followed.
LOOKING at the Dublin teamsheet, I jotted down six forwards who didn't start on Saturday.
Stunned Alex, shopping in a DIY store in Aberystwyth, west Wales, jotted down the ship's latitude and longitude on a till receipt - then contacted UK coastguards.
The trouble is remembering what I've jotted down in a hurry.