noun, plural me·men·tos, me·men·toes.
Origin of memento
usage note for memento
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mementomemento momentum
Words nearby memento
Definition for memento (2 of 2)
noun, plural memento mori for 2.
Origin of memento mori
Example sentences from the Web for memento
He looks a bit like B̶r̶a̶d̶ ̶P̶i̶t̶t̶ Guy Pearce in Memento at this stage.
I watched as each reached up to the press box, memento in hand.Figure Skater Michelle Kwan Chases Gold in Rhode Island’s Gubernatorial Race|Nicholas McCarvel|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sandra McElwaine previews the loot, from a Cuban Missile Crisis memento to notes from the first lady.
They offered tea, a smoke, and an Egyptian flag as a memento.
Fasten it into your dress with this pin, she said, and keep the pin as a memento of our friendship.The Automobile Girls at Palm Beach|Laura Dent Crane
Dennis did not part from Juan without giving him a token of his thanks and a memento of their common adventures.With Drake on the Spanish Main|Herbert Strang
The rope that hanged Hardy was eagerly bought up, in inch samples, for everybody wanted a memento of the memorable event.What Is Man? And Other Stories|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
She had ceased to be Mr. Densher's image; she was all her own memento and she was none the less fine.The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2|Henry James
Will you take a few onions with you as a memento of your visit?Dick, Marjorie and Fidge|G. E. Farrow