Definition of remind
: to put in mind of something : cause to remember
Examples of remind in a Sentence
She'll forget to call the doctor if you don't remind her.
Remind me to buy some groceries after work.
I constantly have to be reminded how to pronounce her name.
I had to remind him that we were supposed to leave early.
The audience was reminded to turn their cell phones off in the theater.
The mail just arrived. That reminds me, did you mail that letter I gave you yesterday?
Recent Examples of remind from the Web
Hiring a DJ takes the pressure off the host—just remind your guests that DJs are artists, not jukeboxes.
As the title reminds us, freedom remained embattled.
The district plans to use its electronic flyer service and automated voice messages to remind parents of the new initiative throughout the school year.
Your intensity often reminds me of Matisse paintings.
A friend reminds me of the notorious change of the legendary legacy brand McCall’s to Rosie.
We're reminded Peter Parker was just an ordinary kid blessed (or burdened) with a unique gift most of us wouldn't know what to do with.
But there’s a group of people who will support housing developments if they’re reminded of the redistributive effects of such construction.
There have been no other recent reports of cougar activity in the area, but authorities reminded residents that wildlife encounters may happen in urban or suburban areas.
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First Known Use of remind
Synonym Discussion of remind
REMIND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of remind for English Language Learners
: to make (someone) think about something again : to cause (someone) to remember something
REMIND Defined for Kids
Definition of remind for Students
: to cause to remember I'm calling to remind you of your appointment.
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