Definitions of remembrance

  1. the ability to recall past occurrences Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The state of being remembered, or held in mind; memory; recollection. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Something remembered; a person or thing kept in memory. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. That which serves to keep in or bring to mind; a memorial; a token; a memento; a souvenir; a memorandum or note of something to be remembered. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Power of remembering; reach of personal knowledge; period over which one's memory extends. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Something to be remembered; counsel; admonion; instruction. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The act or power of recalling to or keeping in the mind; state of being held in or recalled to mind; recollection; memory; length of time within which one has memories; as, the coldest winter in my remembrance; anything that recalls or keeps in mind a particular memory; a keepsake; a gift; greeting showing regard. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Memory: that which serves to bring to or keep in mind: a memorial: the power of remembering: the length of time during which a thing can be remembered. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Memory; recollection; a memorial. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. That which is remembered; a memento; keepsake. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Retention in mind; memory; something to assist the memory; a memorial; the power of remembering; the limit of time within which a thing can be remembered; memorandum. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. The act or power of remembering; retention or revival in the mind or memory; a token by which to keep in memory; memorial. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for remembrance

  1. God be wi' you: I'll be bold to leave this rope with you, sir, for a remembrance – Epicoene Or, The Silent Woman by Ben Jonson
  2. With the first touch of their fingers, the remembrance flashed through his brain that he had left his revolver on the table in his room. – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly