Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
remind

re·mind

remind

 
pronunciation:
rih maInd
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: reminded, reminding, reminds
definition 1: to cause (someone) to recall something.
Remind me to stop at the store on the way home.I reminded him of his duty to his wife and children.She reminded him to take his medicine.
similar words:
admonish
definition 2: to cause (someone) to remember someone or something because of resemblance to or association with that person or thing.
When you smile, you remind me of your grandmother.That song reminds me of my high school days.
derivation: reminder (n.)