from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A brief note or memorandum.
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- v. Present participle of jot.
- n. A brief note or sketch
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A brief written note or remark; a memorandum.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
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Recently, Taylor and her husband have vowed to begin jotting down the times they give each dose of medicine.
I remember the second trip where I sat on the beach with a margarita and a napkin jotting down my worldly possessions and what their market value was.
Bosh!!! or under "Reverend" scrawling "(3 times married)," or after another person's name jotting "Became a Snob" or altering a guest's name to read "Parchedigass."
With that in mind, the idea of jotting down our blessings, not only enables us to recall all the wonderful things God has done, but redirect our thoughts from the negativity which so easily besets us.
She also encourages associative thinking, such as jotting down a list of loosely related terms or phrases that conjure up your concept.
And I ended up in the middle of the night just kind of jotting down those lyrics.
Notice as you are jotting down what is happening on your lined paper, about when these things happen in Die Hard.
I was itching to get back to the writing and jotting down ideas generated by my research the whole time.
I do keep a notebook for jotting down potential headlines and dot points for articles.
With a bunch of loose paper, start jotting ideas down.