remind (someone) of

idiom

Definition of remind (someone) of

1 : to cause (someone) to remember (something) I reminded him of his promise to help me. This song reminds me of our wedding day.
2 : to cause (someone) to think of (a similar person or thing) He reminds me of my uncle. This painting reminds me of a picture I saw at the Metropolitan Museum.

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“Remind (someone) of.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remind%20(someone)%20of. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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