- worth remembering; notable: a memorable speech.
- easily remembered.
Origin of memorable
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Examples from the Web for memorability
The memorability of an act is, in fact, a better proof of consciousness than its complexity.Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death
Frederick W. H. Myers
Two other little passages, and only two, we will mention; which have in themselves a kind of memorability.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)
Events rather which, except as characteristic of one memorable Man and King, are mostly now of no memorability whatever.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XVI. (of XXI.)
- worth remembering or easily remembered; noteworthy
Word Origin and History for memorability
mid-15c., from Middle French mémorable, from Latin memorabilis "that may be told; worthy of being remembered, remarkable," from memorare "to bring to mind," from memor "mindful of" (see memory). Related: Memorably.