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address (one's) comments to (someone or something)

To speak to a specific person or group about something. You can address any comments about the event to our marketing department. I'm not sure who I'm addressing my comments to because I haven't found out who is going to be in the audience yet.
See also: address, comment

address (one's) remarks to (someone or something)

To speak to a specific person or group about something. You can address any remarks about the event to our marketing department. I'm not sure who I'm addressing my remarks to because I haven't found out who is going to be in the audience yet.
See also: address, remark

cutting remark

A remark or comment intended to injure the feelings of others. Savita was ecstatic over her acceptance to law school, but John's cutting remark about her ability to succeed really undermined her confidence.
See also: cutting, remark

I didn't (quite) catch that

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "What? I didn't quite catch that—the oven fan was too loud."
See also: catch, that

I didn't (quite) catch that (last) remark

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "What? I didn't quite catch that last remark—the oven fan was too loud."
See also: catch, remark, that

I didn't get that

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "Sorry, I didn't get that—the oven fan was too loud. What did you say?"
See also: get, that

remark on (someone or something)

To express a comment or observation about someone or something. Lacking anything more interesting to say, I remarked awkwardly on my date's clothes. The boss remarked on the new interns to me, noting how efficient and fastidious they have been.
See also: on, remark

snide remark

A remark or comment that is particularly mocking, scornful, or derogatory. Savita was ecstatic over her acceptance to law school, but John's snide remark about her ability to succeed really undermined her confidence. Sarah always sits at the back of these team meetings making snide remarks about whatever the boss is saying.
See also: remark, snide
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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

I didn't (quite) catch that (last) remark. and I didn't get that.; I didn't hear you.

I didn't hear what you said, so would you please repeat it. John: What did you say? I didn't quite catch that last remark. Jane: I said it's really a hot day. Bill: Have a nice time, if you can. Sally: I didn't get that. Bill: Have a nice time! Enjoy!
See also: and, catch, get, hear, that

remark (up)on someone or something

to comment on someone or something. (Upon is formal and less commonly used than on.) She remarked upon his tardiness and then continued the lesson. There is no need to remark on me or anything I do or don't do.
See also: on, remark
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

snide remark

n. a caustic, haughty, or insulting remark. You’re really quick with the snide remark. Ever say anything nice to anybody?
See also: remark, snide
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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'What a beautiful belt you've got on!' Alice suddenly remarked.
"At the same time," Sir Edward remarked, "it might have been as well to have fastened the flap of the envelope."
Hilaire has forcibly remarked, that certain malconformations very frequently, and that others rarely coexist, without our being able to assign any reason.
De Candolle has remarked that winged seeds are never found in fruits which do not open: I should explain the rule by the fact that seeds could not gradually become winged through natural selection, except in fruits which opened; so that the individual plants producing seeds which were a little better fitted to be wafted further, might get an advantage over those producing seed less fitted for dispersal; and this process could not possibly go on in fruit which did not open.
"You are likely," Aynesworth remarked, "to achieve popularity."
"This expression of your sentiments," he remarked at last, "is interesting so far as it goes.
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LAHORE -- Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar accepted on Tuesday Fayyazul Hassan Chohan's resignation from his post as provincial information and culture minister over his anti-Hindu remarks.
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