reminder

[ri-mahyn-der]

noun

a person or thing that serves to remind.

Nearby words

  1. remiges,
  2. remigial,
  3. remigrant,
  4. remilitarize,
  5. remind,
  6. remindful,
  7. remineralization,
  8. remington,
  9. remington, eliphalet,
  10. remington, frederic

Origin of reminder

First recorded in 1645–55; remind + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for reminder

reminder

noun

something that recalls the past
a note to remind a person of something not done
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Word Origin and History for reminder

reminder

n.

"something which reminds," 1650s, agent noun from remind.

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