[ rem-uh-nis ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
early 19th century; back-formation from reminiscence, from the late Latin reminiscentia, from the Latin reminisci "remember"
  • look back remind bethink cite recall
  • disregard forget ignore neglect repress
to recall past experiences, events, etc.; indulge in reminiscence
A) Whenever she is alone, she begins to reminisce on her past relationship. B) I do not like to reminisce on the past because it makes me too sad.
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