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re·mem·brance

 (rĭ-mĕm′brəns)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of remembering.
b. The state of being remembered: holds him in fond remembrance.
2. Something serving to celebrate or honor the memory of a person or event; a memorial.
3. The length of time over which one's memory extends: events within my remembrance.
4. Something remembered; a reminiscence.
5. A souvenir.
6. remembrances Greetings: Please give my remembrances to your mother.

[Middle English, from Old French, from remembrer, to remember; see remember.]

remembrance

(rɪˈmɛmbrəns)
n
1. the act of remembering or state of being remembered
2. something that is remembered; reminiscence
3. a memento or keepsake
4. the extent in time of one's power of recollection
5.
a. the act of honouring some past event, person, etc
b. (as modifier): a remembrance service.

re•mem•brance

(rɪˈmɛm brəns)

n.
1. a retained mental impression; memory.
2. the act or fact of remembering.
3. the ability to remember.
4. the length of time over which memory extends.
5. the state of being remembered; commemoration.
6. something that serves to bring to or keep in mind some place, person, event, etc.; memento.
7. a gift given as a token of love or friendship.
8. remembrances, greetings; respects.
[1300–50; Middle English < Old French; see remember, -ance]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.remembrance - the ability to recall past occurrencesremembrance - the ability to recall past occurrences
retentiveness, retentivity, retention, memory - the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger"
2.remembrance - a recognition of meritorious serviceremembrance - a recognition of meritorious service
epitaph - a summary statement of commemoration for a dead person
festschrift - a collection of writings published in honor of a scholar
credit, recognition - approval; "give her recognition for trying"; "he was given credit for his work"; "give her credit for trying"

remembrance

noun
1. commemoration, memorial, testimonial They wore black in remembrance of those who had died.
2. souvenir, token, reminder, monument, relic, remembrancer (archaic), memento, keepsake As a remembrance, he left a photo album.
3. memory, recollection, thought, recall, recognition, retrospect, reminiscence, anamnesis He had clung to the remembrance of things past.

remembrance

noun
1. An act or instance of remembering:
2. The power of retaining and recalling past experience:
3. Something, as a structure or custom, serving to honor or keep alive a memory:
4. Something that causes one to remember:
Translations
تَذَكُّر
paměť
minde
muistaminenmuistimuistiinpanomuistikuvamuisto
minning
anmayâd etme

remembrance

[rɪˈmembrəns]
A. N (= remembering) → recuerdo m
remembrancesrecuerdos mpl
in remembrance ofen conmemoración de
I have no remembrance of itno lo recuerdo en absoluto
B. CPD Remembrance Day, Remembrance Sunday N (Brit) día en el que se recuerda a los caídos en las dos guerras mundiales POPPY DAY

remembrance

[rɪˈmɛmbrəns] n
(= memory) → souvenir m
(= memorial) → mémoire f
in remembrance of → en mémoire de garden of remembranceRemembrance Day n (British)(le jour de) l'Armistice m, le 11 novembre
on Remembrance Day → le jour de l'Armistice

remembrance

n
Erinnerung f (→ of an +acc); in remembrance ofzur Erinnerung an (+acc); I have no remembrance of thatich habe keinerlei Erinnerung daran
(= keepsake)Andenken nt (→ of an +acc)
remembrances pl (old, form, = greetings) → Empfehlungen pl

remembrance

[rɪˈmɛmbrns] n (frm) → ricordo, memoria
in remembrance of → in memoria di

remember

(riˈmembə) verb
1. to keep in the mind, or to bring back into the mind after forgetting for a time. I remember you – we met three years ago; I remember watching the first men landing on the moon; Remember to telephone me tonight; I don't remember where I hid it.
2. to reward or make a present to. He remembered her in his will.
3. to pass (a person's) good wishes (to someone). Remember me to your parents.
reˈmembrance noun
the act of remembering or reminding. a statue erected in remembrance of the dead.
References in classic literature ?
Neither did her face--with the brown ringlets on either side, and the slightly piquant nose, and the wholesome bloom, and the clear shade of tan, and the half dozen freckles, friendly remembrances of the April sun and breeze--precisely give us a right to call her beautiful.
Such scenes had once appeared not otherwise than happy, but now, as viewed through the dismal medium of her subsequent life, they classed themselves among her ugliest remembrances.
But it was not in reasonable nature that a man so organized, and with such terrible experiences and remembrances as he had; it was not in nature that these things should fail in latently engendering an element in him, which, under suitable circumstances, would break out from its confinement, and burn all his courage up.
I shouldn't have expected that you would bring up all these remembrances of my troubles to me,--it's so inconsiderate
In glass cases were some labeled fragments of boots and batons, and other suggestive relics and remembrances of casualties on Mount Blanc.
Since they first met him not a Christmas had gone by without some remembrance for them both; remembrances chosen with the rarest taste and forethought.
It was very wrong of me, you know, to keep any remembrances, after he was married.
Dashwood remained at Norland several months; not from any disinclination to move when the sight of every well known spot ceased to raise the violent emotion which it produced for a while; for when her spirits began to revive, and her mind became capable of some other exertion than that of heightening its affliction by melancholy remembrances, she was impatient to be gone, and indefatigable in her inquiries for a suitable dwelling in the neighbourhood of Norland; for to remove far from that beloved spot was impossible.
What his remembrances of me were, I have never known - they were light enough, perhaps, and easily dismissed - but mine of him were as the remembrances of a cherished friend, who was dead.
My only other remembrances of the great festival are, That they wouldn't let me go to sleep, but whenever they saw me dropping off, woke me up and told me to enjoy myself.
Sitting on the banks in this way, Silas began to look for the once familiar herbs again; and as the leaves, with their unchanged outline and markings, lay on his palm, there was a sense of crowding remembrances from which he turned away timidly, taking refuge in Eppie's little world, that lay lightly on his enfeebled spirit.
Dapple is well and sends many remembrances to thee; I am not going to leave him behind though they took me away to be Grand Turk.