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reminiscence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of reminiscence

  1. 1 a particular act or instance of recalling or the thing remembered his reminiscences about the war were painful to hear Synonyms anamnesis, recall, recollection, remembrance, memoryRelated Words flashback; memento, memorial, reminder, souvenir, token; association

  2. 2 the power or process of recalling what has been previously learned or experienced we wondered whether she could trust her reminiscence of events that happened so long ago Synonyms mind, recollection, remembrance, memoryRelated Words hypermnesia, total recall; contemplation, meditation, musing, reflection, retrospection, thinking; awareness, cognizance, consciousness; apprehension, comprehension, grasp, grip, perception, understandingNear Antonyms amnesia, repression; forgetfulness



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