- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||having qualities or characteristics that remind one of someone or something (usu. fol. by of).
She has a smile reminiscent of her grandmother's.The style of the dress was reminiscent of one she'd had when she was younger.Fennel has a taste reminiscent of licorice.
||of, characterized by, or engaging in reminiscence.
His reminiscent novel makes us look again at the horrors of that war.In her old age, she'd become increasingly reminiscent.