OTHER WORDS FROM memorizemem·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.
How to use memorize in a sentence
I love the rush of puzzling out a problem, and the spark of understanding as my GIR classes revisit topics from high school that I’d memorized by rote but hadn’t really understood.
Within half an hour, he played the piece again, and by then he had it memorized.The astounding brilliance and abiding joy of Mozart|Tim Page|December 18, 2020|Washington Post
Whoa, you can memorize all those names and connections and tell them to everyone you know!Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners|Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky,|December 2, 2020|Nautilus
Go voteMany states allow you to bring your notes, a voter guide, or a sample ballot with you when it’s time to vote, which is a good way to ensure you don’t have to memorize everything.
Soon, she’ll once again memorize the shapes that spell her candidate’s name — though she politely demurs when asked whom she’s voting for.Pennsylvania’s New Vote-by-Mail Law Expands Access for Everyone Except the Poor|by Jonathan Lai, Samantha Melamed and Michaelle Bond, The Philadelphia Inquirer|October 22, 2020|ProPublica
Connect the dots Understanding is the basis for easier memorization.Repetition Doesn’t Work: Better Ways to Train Your Memory|Gregory Ferenstein|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I love to read poetry and try to memorize poetry on my hiatus so that I keep my memorization skills going.‘The Good Wife’s Christine Baranski on Life After Will Gardner’s Death|Jason Lynch|April 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In schools, we teach to the test, with much of the focus on memorization of answers.Warren Berger Tells How to Ask a ‘Beautiful Question’|Scott Goodson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A timeless fairytale of true love and magical transformation would be reduced to a boring exercise in memorization and obedience.China’s Schools Teaches Kids to Take Tests, Obey the State, and Not Much More|Junheng Li|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Memorization was an art that could be honed using geometric patterns, imaginary structures and landscapes.Is the Internet Making Us Forgetful? Michael S. Malone’s ‘The Guardian of All Things’|Austen Rosenfeld|August 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In the process of memorization, individual cells become activated and linked by the constant repetition.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith
Then, one after another, their faces were shown in closeup, while Tortha Karf asked for close attention and memorization.Time Crime|H. Beam Piper
Yet through him foreign authors were enabled to protect their plays from the customary piracy by the memorization of parts.Charles Frohman: Manager and Man|Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Scripture for memorization in this period should be chosen primarily to help the children in habit formation.The Unfolding Life|Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux
No mastery of facts through memorization alone will counterbalance the lack of interest in, and liking for, the subject.Ontario Teachers' Manuals: History|Ontario Ministry of Education