Associations to the word «Notice»


NOTICE, noun. (mostly uncountable) The act of observing; perception.
NOTICE, noun. (countable) A written or printed announcement.
NOTICE, noun. (countable) A formal notification or warning.
NOTICE, noun. ​ (chiefly uncountable) Advance notification of termination of employment, given by an employer to an employee or vice versa.
NOTICE, noun. (countable) A published critical review of a play or the like.
NOTICE, noun. (uncountable) Prior notification.
NOTICE, noun. (dated) Attention; respectful treatment; civility.
NOTICE, verb. (transitive) To observe or take notice of.
NOTICE, verb. (transitive) To detect; to perceive with the mind.
NOTICE BOARD, noun. A board, hanging on a wall, on which notices and announcements are posted.
NOTICE BOARD, noun. (internet) An online forum where users can post and read messages.
NOTICE BOARDS, noun. Plural of notice board
NOTICE PERIOD, noun. Time period between the receipt of the letter of dismissal and the last working day.

Dictionary definition

NOTICE, noun. An announcement containing information about an event; "you didn't give me enough notice"; "an obituary notice"; "a notice of sale.
NOTICE, noun. The act of noticing or paying attention; "he escaped the notice of the police".
NOTICE, noun. A request for payment; "the notification stated the grace period and the penalties for defaulting".
NOTICE, noun. Advance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement of contract; "we received a notice to vacate the premises"; "he gave notice two months before he moved".
NOTICE, noun. A sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions".
NOTICE, noun. Polite or favorable attention; "his hard work soon attracted the teacher's notice".
NOTICE, noun. A short critical review; "the play received good notices".
NOTICE, verb. Discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; "She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water"; "We found traces of lead in the paint".
NOTICE, verb. Notice or perceive; "She noted that someone was following her"; "mark my words".
NOTICE, verb. Make or write a comment on; "he commented the paper of his colleague".
NOTICE, verb. Express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with; "He never acknowledges his colleagues when they run into him in the hallway"; "She acknowledged his complement with a smile"; "it is important to acknowledge the work of others in one's own writing".

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