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Origin of recollection
OTHER WORDS FROM recollectionmis·rec·ol·lec·tion, nounnon·rec·ol·lec·tion, nounself-rec·ol·lec·tion, noun
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Definition for recollection (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for recollection
In that way, it’s helpful for recollection to render the memory of an event malleable, so that it may be integrated with the present.
The act of recollection allows us to mentally time travel to a past event, and this allows us to imagine a future as well as a past.
I’ve known Burns for a long time, and told her my recollection was she had always opposed quotas.
No wonder we have a feeling of recollection on such evenings.What the Meadow Teaches Us - Issue 90: Something Green|Andreas Weber|September 16, 2020|Nautilus
Goldsmith and Aguirre both said they had no recollection of any attempts to repeal the law.SDPD Says it Will Stop Enforcing Seditious Language Law|Kate Nucci|August 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
I had no memory of the other two, and that information was used to discredit my recollection of what had happened to me.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She woke up and realized she had no recollection of the past several hours.How Bill Cosby Allegedly Silenced His Accusers Through A Tabloid Smear Campaign|Marlow Stern|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Twenty-six years later, Su Meck is still learning about the family she raised and the husband she has no recollection of marrying.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Sept. 22-28, 2014|John Boot|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Whose first recollection of sexual arousal was watching Jackie Earle Haley in Bad News Bears.Speed Read: Lena Dunham’s Most Shocking Confessions From ‘Not That Kind of Girl’|Kevin Fallon|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“My recollection is that Governor Romney sent the National Guard in within 24 hours,” he says.Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Shows Us How Not to Govern|Eleanor Clift|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The recollection of a certain fact, not known to all Speckport as it was to him, rushed upon his memory.A Changed Heart|May Agnes Fleming
And his recollection was that Marina was with you at that time.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
"It must have been done—when I—struck against that tree," he added, apparently taxing his recollection.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
In no one case in my recollection do they exceed 10 per cent.Constructive Imperialism|Viscount Milner
The recollection of a fall he once had, when his skate caught on a stone, still lingers in the district.A Critic in Pall Mall|Oscar Wilde