Definition of compare notes in English:

compare notes

Exchange ideas, opinions, or information about a particular subject: the women compared notes on how their husbands were doing
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  • They've been exchanging opinions and comparing notes since the early 1980s.
  • This offers an outstanding way to ‘cross-pollinate’ information by comparing notes in an environment that would force analysts to stand behind their work.
  • I laughed and changed the subject, comparing notes on gifts we had bought for family and mutual friends.
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