Definition of


  1. (verb, cognition) recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
    I can't think what her last name was
    can you remember her phone number?
    Do you remember that he once loved you?
    call up memories
  2. (verb, cognition) keep in mind for attention or consideration
    Remember to call your mother every day!
    Think of the starving children in India!
  3. (verb, cognition) recapture the past; indulge in memories
  4. (verb, possession) show appreciation to
  5. (verb, communication) mention favorably, as in prayer
  6. (verb, communication) mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship
  7. (verb, cognition) exercise, or have the power of, memory
    some remember better than others
  8. (verb, cognition) call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony
    Remember the dead of the First World War

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Antonyms of Remember


Origin of the word Remember

  1. c.1300, from O.Fr. remembrer (11c.), from L. rememorari "recall to mind, remember," from re- "again" + memorari "be mindful of," from memor "mindful" (see memory). Replaced native gemunan. The noun remembrance in the sense of "keepsake, souvenir" is recorded from 1425. Remembrance Day, the Sunday nearest Nov. 11 (originall… more

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Words that sound like Remember

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