intransitive verb (-nisced; -niscing) Etymology: back-formation from reminiscence Date: 1829 to indulge in reminiscence Synonyms: see rememberreminiscer noun

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  • Reminisce — Reminisce: Indulge in enjoyable recollection of past events: They reminisced about their summers abroad Reminisce and related words may also refer to:In pop music:* Reminisce , a song by hip hop band Blazin Squad * Reminisce , a song by R B… …   Wikipedia

  • reminisce — index recall (remember), recollect, remember Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • reminisce — 1829, back formation from REMINISCENCE (Cf. reminiscence). Related: Reminisced; reminiscing …   Etymology dictionary

  • reminisce — *remember, recollect, recall, remind, bethink, mind …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • reminisce — [v] go over in one’s memory bethink, call up, cite, hark back, live in the past, look back, mind, muse over, recall, recollect, remember, remind, retain, retrospect, review, revive, think back; concept 17 Ant. forget, repress …   New thesaurus

  • reminisce — ► VERB ▪ indulge in reminiscence …   English terms dictionary

  • reminisce — [rem΄ə nis′] vi. reminisced, reminiscing [back form. < REMINISCENCE] to think, talk, or write about remembered events or experiences …   English World dictionary

  • reminisce — 01. Grandpa always likes to [reminisce] about the old days after he s had a couple of drinks. 02. The book The Life of Abraham Lincoln is based on the [reminiscences] of contemporaries of the former President. 03. My high school friends and I… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • reminisce — UK [ˌremɪˈnɪs] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms reminisce : present tense I/you/we/they reminisce he/she/it reminisces present participle reminiscing past tense reminisced past participle reminisced to talk, think, or write about enjoyable… …   English dictionary

  • reminisce — v. (D; intr.) to reminisce about * * * [ˌremɪ nɪs] (D; intr.) to reminisce about …   Combinatory dictionary

  • reminisce — rem|i|nisce [ˌremıˈnıs] v [I] [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: reminiscence] to talk or think about pleasant events in your past reminisce about ▪ a group of former students reminiscing about their college days …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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