verb (used with object), mem·o·rized, mem·o·riz·ing.
verb (used without object), mem·o·rized, mem·o·riz·ing.
Related formsmem·o·riz·a·ble, adjectivemem·o·ri·za·tion, nounmem·o·riz·er, nounre·mem·o·rize, verb (used with object), re·mem·o·rized, re·mem·o·riz·ing.
Examples from the Web for memorise
It is necessary that the sharp who practises it should be able to memorise instantly as many cards as possible.Sharps and Flats|John Nevil Maskelyne
Three times I reread the message in order to memorise it, then I burnt it to ashes.British Secret Service During the Great War|Nicholas Everitt
Then, when the book is finished, go through and transcribe or memorise such passages as are thus marked.The Private Library|Arthur L. Humphreys
I read it over, over and over again to memorise every word of the letter, and it was a glad toil.The Pacific Triangle|Sydney Greenbie
Graduation day was approaching; there was much for her to absorb, much to memorise before then.The Moonlit Way|Robert W. Chambers