: marked by or given to reminiscence
— rem·i·nis·cent·ly adverb
Examples of REMINISCENT
- I'm in a reminiscent mood.
- <a sparkling winter day that was oddly reminiscent of summer in its cheering sunniness>
Origin of REMINISCENT
Latin reminiscent-, reminiscens,
present participle of reminisci
to remember, from re-
(akin to Latin ment-, mens
mind) — more at mind
First Known Use: 1765
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