Definitions of remember

  1. recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection; " I can't remember saying any such thing"; " I can't think what her last name was"; " can you remember her phone number?"; " Do you remember that he once loved you?"; " call up memories"
  2. 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"
  3. mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship; " Remember me to your wife"
  4. show appreciation to; " He remembered her in his will"
  5. recapture the past; indulge in memories; " he remembered how he used to pick flowers"
  6. exercise, or have the power of, memory; " After the shelling, many people lost the ability to remember"; " some remember better than others"
  7. mention favourably, as in prayer; " remember me in your prayers"
  8. 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.
  9. To be capable of recalling when required; to keep in mind; to be continually aware or thoughtful of; to preserve fresh in the memory; to attend to; to think of with gratitude, affection, respect, or any other emotion.
  10. To mention.
  11. To recall to the mind of another, as in the friendly messages, remember me to him, he wishes to be remembered to you, etc.
  12. To execise or have the power of memory; as, some remember better than others.
  13. To put in mind; to remind; - also used reflexively and impersonally.
  14. 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.
  15. To possess or use the faculty of memory.
  16. To keep in mind: ( B.) to meditate on: to bear in mind with gratitude and reverence: to attend to.
  17. To call to memory; bear in mind.
  18. To retain in memory; recollect.
  19. To have or exercise remembrance.
  20. To keep or bear in mind; to recall to mind; to think of and consider; to bear in mind with gratitude, regard, or reverence.
  21. 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. There are the Waterfords- she was Mrs. Boutwell, you remember – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  2. Only remember what my life has been! – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  3. Now I remember it. – Six Plays by Florence Henrietta Darwin
  4. I do not remember what it was. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  5. " I remember said Lawrence. – The Late Mrs. Null by Frank Richard Stockton
  6. All 'long way I look an' remember w'at I see. – Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer by Jessie Graham Flower
  7. Don't you remember Captain Curtis?" – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  8. " Don't remember his name. – Brand Blotters by William MacLeod Raine
  9. You remember I said she was. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  10. You must forget- or remember Millstead, not Territon. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  11. You remember his case?" – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  12. " 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
  13. Do you remember if Mr. James Allerdyke carried anything in his hand? – The Rayner-Slade Amalgamation by J. S. Fletcher
  14. You remember Miss Woodburn, don't you?" – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  15. You'll remember me, sir. – The Three Commanders by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. 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
  17. I want you to remember that. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  18. Remember it, don't you? – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  19. And remember you must call me Clarissa. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  20. Keith, do you remember – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter