remembrancer

noun
re·​mem·​branc·​er | \ ri-ˈmem-brən(t)-sər How to pronounce remembrancer (audio) \

Definition of remembrancer

1 : any of several English officials
2 : one that reminds

Examples of remembrancer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Taylor Swift is a lot of things on her sixth studio album, Reputation -- vengeful narrative rewriter, wistful remembrancer, liberated pop auteur. Bryan Rolli, Billboard, "The 10 Most Romantic Lyrics on Taylor Swift's 'Reputation'," 10 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of remembrancer

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Remembrancer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remembrancer. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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