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jot down

verb as in jot

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verb as in pen

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verb as in put down

verb as in take down

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Example Sentences

The young man had the presence of mind to tail Gaylard Williams out of the park and jot down his license plate.

I tell myself to jot down the times, but I never remember to do it.

“Maybe I should just jot down some of the things I might say,” he says.

Sometimes I go through them and jot down things that would be useful for whatever book I happen to working on at the time.

When I jot down a few notes, a soldier comes over at once and asks what I am writing.

Mrs. Gillis had cleared a side table where Davy, in his high chair, could jot down the items that he would use in his talk.

I am going to keep this note-book with me and make a kind of diary, so as to jot down everything that happens.

He even had a little note-book in which to jot down, from time to time, things which would interest her.

In a moment he returned and took a seat in the corner, and began carefully to jot down the details on a piece of paper.

Well jot down everything as we remember it, then we can compare lists when we go to order the things, said Mrs. Vernon.


On this page you'll find 194 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jot down, such as: write down, indicate, list, note, record, and write.

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