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strike (or sound) a note of

Definition of strike or sound a note of in English:

Express (a particular feeling or view) about something: he sounded a note of caution about the trend towards health foods
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  • Chairman of Dale View Residents' Association Simon Goding has already sounded a note of caution.
  • It also struck a note of caution on blood donation camps.
  • The Name Of The Rose also struck a note of originality when first published.
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