Noun(1) a printed note placed below the text on a printed page
Verb(1) add explanatory notes to or supply with critical comments
(1) In any case, Villa fell quickly from the canon of modern American poetry and now seems a mere footnote to its history.(2) Could I invite your Honours to note footnote 2 on page 414 where there is a comment on the dissenting judgment and it is said about four or five lines into it.(3) I'd held all the top civil service jobs, but here was an opportunity to play a political role, and there was an odd chance that we would make a success of it, in which case I would have a footnote in India's history.(4) this incident seemed destined to become a mere footnote in history(5) Only time will tell whether the Commonwealth is a mere footnote to history, or the beginning of a new chapter.(6) This is not some minor dispute over a footnote to history but rather raises the possibility of one of the most egregious misrepresentations by a US Administration.(7) I read down through the date and times of the ceremony and then noticed a footnote at the bottom, in all lowercase letters: coat and tie unnecessary; flip flops encouraged.(8) I was a footnote to motion-picture history at best.(9) Your Honours will see section 61 set out at page 412 at the bottom in the footnote on the page.(10) The bottom footnote provides general information about certain nutrients.(11) And with the exception of some of the larger states, New York, California, and Texas come to mind, no matter how effective or ineffective a governor is, he or she tends to be a footnote in history.(12) But there is more to this than a mere footnote in American film history.(13) Their names will probably be a mere footnote in the annals of Polish air force history, but they're fully aware of the key roles they played in assisting their NATO counterparts to take a giant leap forward.(14) this incident seemed destined to become a mere footnote in history(15) Matthew skipped down to the bottom of the page and read the footnote .(16) The body of the footnote is then presented elsewhere, typically at the bottom of the page.
(1) footnote :: voetnoot
1. note ::
2. marginal note ::
3. annotation ::
4. comment ::
5. gloss ::
6. aside ::
7. incidental remark ::
8. digression ::
9. annotate ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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...you can expect a very effusive FOOTNOTE
and perhaps a signed copy.
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 1
Did you enjoy the FOOTNOTE where
I illustrate mirror symmetry by likening it...
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 6
a FOOTNOTE in my memoirs,
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 15
Does the saying
have a FOOTNOTE about
fucking lassos, then?
Westworld Season 2, Episode 5
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: footnote
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