of note

of note

1. Important or significant. We only have a limited amount of time in which to conduct this meeting, so let's please stick to matters of consequence.
2. Famous. Once people found out my brother was a person of note, everyone suddenly wanted to be my friend. She was the only person of consequence at the party, so once she left, I felt there was no longer a reason to stay.
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someone of note

a person who is famous. We invited a speaker of note to lecture at the next meeting. The baseball player of note was inducted into the Hall of Fame.
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of note

Important, of distinction, famous, as in I have nothing of note to report, or The speaker was a man of note. This idiom uses note in the sense of "importance" or "fame." [Late 1500s]
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of ˈnote

(used after a noun) important or famous: The old theatre is one of the town’s few buildings of note.
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"But this is a matter that concerns myself alone....Well, it was in Box Five one evening, I found a letter addressed to myself, a sort of note written in red ink.
"It's what has kept the amount of Note 7s that are out there up."
A Palm OS version of Note Studio is also available.
Similarly, a merchant of note was not likely to have a wife who sold smelly sardines door-to-door.
If the reduced cost of note issue and the change to wholesale supplier are combined, the Bank's unit cost per note in circulation has declined by 53 per cent, from 20.7 cents per note in 1997/98 to a projected 9.7 cents per note in the year to June 2002.
Note FE has all the features of Note 7 except the battery; it has a 3,200 mAh battery in place of Note 7's 3,500 mAh battery.
Also the power lock button is placed on the topside of Note Edge which is an inconvenient placement whereas on the Note 3, it is placed on the right edge.
The display of Note 4 is of 5.7-inch and it supports 1440 x 2560 pixels whereas the display of Note Edge is of 5.6-inch with a display resolution of 1600 x 2560 pixels.
All series of notes are currently in their revolving period.
While the exchange of notes carried on in full swing this Ramazan, vendors at Boulton Market said that they saw more sellers and fewer buyers this year.
The Offered Notes consist of two classes of Notes. The Class C-2023 Notes consist of $250.0 million of 3.720% Notes and have an expected life of five years with a final maturity date in July 2043.
This offer is for cash at a price equal to 100% of the principal amount of the notes, equivalent to USD1,000 per USD1,000 principal amount of notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest, if any, for such notes up to the date of purchase.
The Offers expired as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on January 16, 2018 (such time and date, the "Expiration Time") and were made to all registered holders of Notes (each, a "Holder" and collectively, the "Holders").
New York: Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has assigned ratings to nine classes of notes issued by Symphony CLO XVII, Ltd (the "Issuer" or "Symphony XVII").
In addition to the plain vanilla buffered notes, many other types of notes exist to meet different client objectives, such as notes indexed to volatility indexes, market-neutral notes, notes indexed to baskets of currencies, and notes indexed to baskets of commodities.