Definitions of remember

  1. call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony; " We remembered the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz"; " Remember the dead of the First World War"
  2. mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship; " Remember me to your wife"
  3. show appreciation to; " He remembered her in his will"
  4. recapture the past; indulge in memories; " he remembered how he used to pick flowers"
  5. exercise, or have the power of, memory; " After the shelling, many people lost the ability to remember"; " some remember better than others"
  6. mention favourably, as in prayer; " remember me in your prayers"
  7. To have ( a notion or idea) come into the mind again, as previously perceived, known, or felt; to have a renewed apprehension of; to bring to mind again; to think of again; to recollect; as, I remember the fact; he remembers the events of his childhood; I cannot remember dates.
  8. To mention.
  9. To recall to the mind of another, as in the friendly messages, remember me to him, he wishes to be remembered to you, etc.
  10. To execise or have the power of memory; as, some remember better than others.
  11. To keep in the mind; recollect; keep in mind carefully; as, remember what I say; remind someone of; as, remember me to her; doi for out of kindness; give a present of fee to; as, remember the porter.
  12. To possess or use the faculty of memory.
  13. To keep in mind: ( B.) to meditate on: to bear in mind with gratitude and reverence: to attend to.
  14. To call to memory; bear in mind.
  15. To retain in memory; recollect.
  16. To have or exercise remembrance.
  17. To keep or bear in mind; to recall to mind; to think of and consider; to bear in mind with gratitude, regard, or reverence.
  18. To bring back to the memory; to recollect; to retain in the mind or memory; to bear in mind; not to forget.

Usage examples for remember

  1. You remember I said she was. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  2. I never had a mother of my own to remember, but I will be very good and kind. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  3. " Cupid," I says to myself, " allus remember that the gal that's hard t' ketch is the best kind when oncet you've got her." – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  4. Do you remember if Mr. James Allerdyke carried anything in his hand? – The Rayner-Slade Amalgamation by J. S. Fletcher
  5. I do not remember what it was. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  6. You remember his case?" – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  7. Keith, do you remember? – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter
  8. Only remember what my life has been! – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  9. Don't you remember Captain Curtis?" – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  10. Now I remember it. – Six Plays by Florence Henrietta Darwin
  11. " I remember," said Lawrence. – The Late Mrs. Null by Frank Richard Stockton
  12. You must forget- or remember Millstead, not Territon. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  13. And remember, you must call me Clarissa. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  14. You'll remember me, sir. – The Three Commanders by W.H.G. Kingston
  15. Remember it, don't you? – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  16. There are the Waterfords- she was Mrs. Boutwell, you remember. – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  17. You remember Miss Woodburn, don't you?" – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  18. I want you to remember that. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  19. All 'long way I look an' remember w'at I see. – Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer by Jessie Graham Flower