verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of remember
Synonyms for remember
Antonyms for remember
Related Words for remembercommemorate, get, recall, recognize, remind, learn, relive, revoke, retrospect, memorize, extract, treasure, mind, revive, recollect, educe, reminisce, elicit, memorialize, retain
Examples from the Web for remember
Contemporary Examples of remember
I remember H. Jon Benjamin told me it was a way-too-late apology for Hiroshima and Nagasaki.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS
January 8, 2015
Lacey Noonan's A Gronking to Remember makes 50 Shades of Grey look like Madame Bovary in terms of its literary sophistication.
And with stand-ups, I remember liking George Carlin and Steve Martin.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness
January 7, 2015
I remember all our music appeared on Spotify overnight, without anybody asking us.Belle & Sebastian Aren’t So Shy Anymore
January 7, 2015
Once I began reading, I realized A Gronking to Remember was a masturbatory tribute to the New England Patriots.
Historical Examples of remember
It had been all the same to Mrs. Bines for as many years as a woman of fifty can remember.
I remember Mr. Milbrey spoke of what fine claret you gave him.
He did not remember who he was, or that he had a wife and child.
"I will tell you all I can remember, but that isn't very much," said Robert.
But remember to touch your beaver where the hemlock boughs are low.
Word Origin for remember
early 14c., "keep in mind, retain in the memory," from Old French remembrer "remember, recall, bring to mind" (11c.), from Latin rememorari "recall to mind, remember," from re- "again" (see re-) + memorari "be mindful of," from memor "mindful" (see memory). Meaning "recall to mind" is late 14c.; sense of "to mention" is from 1550s. Also in Middle English "to remind" (someone). An Anglo-Saxon verb for it was gemunan.