jog someone's memory

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of jog someone's memory

: to cause or help someone to remember something
  • Maybe this photograph will jog your memory.

Word by Word Definitions

jog play
  1. : to run or ride at a slow trot

  2. : to go at a slow, leisurely, or monotonous pace : trudge

  3. : to move up and down or about with a short heavy motion

  1. : a movement, pace, or instance of jogging (as for exercise)

  2. : a horse's slow measured trot

  3. : a slight shake : nudge

  1. : a brief abrupt change in direction

  2. : a projecting or retreating part (as of a line or surface)

  3. : the space in the angle of a jog

  1. : to make a jog

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

memory play
  1. : the power or process of reproducing or recalling what has been learned and retained especially through associative mechanisms

  2. : the store of things learned and retained from an organism's activity or experience as evidenced by modification of structure or behavior or by recall and recognition

  3. : commemorative remembrance


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