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reminiscence

rem·i·nis·cence

reminiscence

 
 
pronunciation:
re mih nI sns
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of recalling usu. pleasant experiences or events of the past.
similar words:
memory, remembrance
definition 2: something that is remembered; memory or impression.
Some of these reminiscences were pleasant to think about, but some saddened her.
similar words:
memory, remembrance
definition 3: (often pl.) an account of one's past experiences.
Many reminiscences of soldiers were included in the documentary.
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