Definition of remember
- remembers the old days
- remembers friends at Christmas
- was remembered in the will
- remember the facts until the test is over
- remember me to her
I remember my first day of school like it was yesterday.
Do you remember me? I used to work with you many years ago.
Remember when we went hiking last summer?
I remember telling him not to do it, but he did it anyway.
I remember what that felt like.
As far as I can remember, I've never been late to a meeting.
I couldn't remember how to spell her name.
I can't remember where I put that book.
I remembered that I had left my wallet at home.
What was it that I was going to ask him? I can't remember.
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: to have or keep an image or idea in your mind of (something or someone from the past) : to think of (something or someone from the past) again
: to cause (something) to come back into your mind
: to keep (information) in your mind : to not forget (something)
What made you want to look up remember? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
to speak or write verbosely and windily
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