remembering

[ ri-mem-ber ]SEE DEFINITION OF remembering

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REMEMBERING

How frantic, as if all things were about to eventuate, remembering not that nothing ends.

As she said all this, Hester felt like a hypocrite, remembering her own sins.

He seemed not to be remembering, but to be living in the former days.

"I think so," said Oliver, remembering what he had heard at school.

And for five years, remembering them, I had been proud of being "smart."

Remembering the letter, she corrected her expression to colder lines.

She took it up with careful fingers, remembering its great age.

Remembering her map Kingozi's lips compressed under his beard.

"Fido," said Abner, remembering it all, as the years came back.

Her joy lay in remembering; it seemed a small thing to her that he should forget.

WORD ORIGIN

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.

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