Definition of "memoriam" []

  • In memory of; as a memorial to: used in obituaries, epitaphs, etc (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "memoriam" in a sentence
  • "Anyway, here's Calypso in memoriam, a piece which never fails to stir my nostalgia."
  • "A dawn fog sits heavily over the adjacent swamp; a dead palm leans in memoriam to Hurricane Katrina (or maybe Gustav; both of them devastated his house)."
  • "Contact you dream? you listen? spoken word? norbert blei | in memoriam"
  • "The full-page Washington Post “in memoriam” ad for John Murtha, paid for by Lockheed Martin, serves as a reminder of how all-pervasive a role the military-industrial complex plays in Washington, DC life:"
  • "The Monterey Peninsula is rocked when a killer begins to leave roadside crosses beside local highways -- not in memoriam, but as announcements of his intention to kill."