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synonyms for recollecting

  • celebrating
  • commemorating
  • memorializing
  • recollection
  • reliving
  • reminiscence
  • reminiscing
  • bringing back
  • looking back
  • thinking back
  • thinking of

antonyms for recollecting

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  • forgetting
  • overlooking
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How to use recollecting in a sentence

The young man glances past him as if seeking some other face, then recollecting himself demands shelter for the night.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
"By him perhaps," said I, recollecting the scene I had witnessed soon after my arrival.
FRANK FAIRLEGHFRANK E. SMEDLEY
Then she peered timidly round the room, and gradually recollecting all that had taken place, knew that it was a dream.
LITTLE FOLKS (NOVEMBER 1884)VARIOUS
Once he foretold the death of a neighbour, not as though he were predicting a future event, but as if recollecting a past.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 240, JUNE 3, 1854VARIOUS
I collected myself for a moment, on recollecting the concert of M. de Treitorens.
THE CONFESSIONS OF J. J. ROUSSEAU, COMPLETEJEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU
Then recollecting himself, he added, "No—say to the apprentice that you have delivered the message."
THE SWORD OF HONOR, VOLUMES 1 & 2EUGNE SUE
Then, as if recollecting he had been remiss, he assumed a benevolent interest in his companions' affairs.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
I exclaimed vaguely, recollecting the acceptance of Mrs. Shand's invitation about a week previously.
THE SIGN OF SILENCEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
I started, recollecting that I had not been to Cromwell Road since the afternoon of the inquest—three days ago.
THE SIGN OF SILENCEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
"Mirza Hajji Baba," I answered, recollecting well the whole ceremonial.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RECOLLECTING

  • bringing back
  • celebrating
  • commemorating
  • looking back
  • memorializing
  • recollecting
  • recollection
  • reliving
  • reminiscence
  • reminiscing
  • thinking back
  • thinking of
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.