memorable

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adjective mem·o·ra·ble \ ˈmem-rə-bəl , ˈme-mə-rə- , ˈme-mər- \

Definition of memorable

:worth remembering :notable
  • a memorable occasion
  • a memorable performance
  • memorable quotations

memorableness

noun

memorably

play \ˈmem-rə-blē, ˈme-mə-rə-, ˈme-mər-\ adverb

Examples of memorable in a Sentence

  1. It was the most memorable line of the play.

  2. She gave a memorable performance.

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Origin and Etymology of memorable

Middle English, from Latin memorabilis, from memorare to remind, mention, from memor mindful

memorable Synonyms

Synonyms
indelible, unforgettable
Antonyms
forgettable
Related Words
notable, noteworthy, remarkable
Near Antonyms
unremarkable

MEMORABLE Defined for English Language Learners

memorable

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adjective

Definition of memorable for English Language Learners

  • : very good or interesting and worth remembering


MEMORABLE Defined for Kids

memorable

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adjective mem·o·ra·ble \ ˈme-mə-rə-bəl , ˈmem-rə-bəl \

Definition of memorable for Students

:worth remembering :not easily forgotten
  • a memorable experience

memorably

\-blē\ adverb


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