No"tice (?), n. [F., fr. L. notitia a being known, knowledge, fr. noscere, notum, to know. See Know.]


The act of noting, remarking, or observing; observation by the senses or intellect; cognizance; note.

How ready is envy to mingle with the notices we take of other persons ! I. Watts.


Intelligence, by whatever means communicated; knowledge given or received; means of knowledge; express notification; announcement; warning.

I . . . have given him notice that the Duke of Cornwall and Regan his duchess will be here. Shak.


An announcement, often accompanied by comments or remarks; as, book notices; theatrical notices.


A writing communicating information or warning.


Attention; respectful treatment; civility.

To take notice of, to perceive especially; to observe or treat with particular attention.

Syn. -- Attention; regard; remark; note; heed; consideration; respect; civility; intelligence; advice; news.


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No"tice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Noticed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Noticing (?).]


To observe; to see to mark; to take note of; to heed; to pay attention to.


To show that one has observed; to take public note of; remark upon; to make comments on; to refer to; as, to notice a book.

This plant deserves to be noticed in this place. Tooke.

Another circumstance was noticed in connection with the suggestion last discussed. Sir W. Hamilton.


To treat with attention and civility; as, to notice strangers.

Syn. -- To remark; observe; perceive; see; mark; note; mind; regard; heed; mention. See Remark.


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