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disremember

[ dis-ri-mem-ber ]
/ ˌdɪs rɪˈmɛm bər /
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verb (used with object) Southern and South Midland U.S.

to fail to remember; forget.

Nearby words

disrate, disregard, disregardful, disrelated, disrelish, disremember, disrepair, disreputable, disreputation, disrepute, disrespect

Origin of disremember

First recorded in 1805–15; dis-1 + remember
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British Dictionary definitions for disremember

disremember

/ (ˌdɪsrɪˈmɛmbə) /

verb

informal, mainly US to fail to recall (someone or something)
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Word Origin and History for disremember

disremember


v.

1815, American English colloquialism, from dis- + remember.

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