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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The calling to mind of incidents within the range of personal knowledge or experience..

Usage examples (40)
  • The young have aspirations that will never come to pass, the old have reminiscences of what never happened
  • It was a Maxfield Parrish reminiscence from the Arabian
  • (And, on a happier note, a magic reminiscence from a tournament long ago:)
  • Let me salute you with a reminiscence from a speech to this Empire Club some time ago. for more
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