unreminiscent

adjective

un·​rem·​i·​nis·​cent ˌən-ˌre-mə-ˈni-sᵊnt How to pronounce unreminiscent (audio)
: not suggestive or tending to remind one of something else : not reminiscent
In a scene not unreminiscent of a certain biblical tale, a pregnant Eve found herself living out of a suitcase while just about to have a child. George Berger

Word History

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unreminiscent was in 1829

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Cite this Entry

“Unreminiscent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unreminiscent. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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