Definition of "remembering" []

  • To become aware of (something forgotten) again; bring back to one's consciousness; recall (verb)
  • To retain (an idea, intention, etc) in one's conscious mind (verb)
  • To give money, etc, to (someone), as in a will or in tipping (verb)
  • To mention (a person's name) to another person, as by way of greeting or friendship (verb)
  • To mention (a person) favourably, as in prayer (verb)
  • To commemorate (a person, event, etc) (verb)
  • Present participle of remember. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "remembering" in a sentence
  • "We have no longer any recollection of this, to such an extent does what we call remembering a person consist really in forgetting him."
  • "An important part of the success of a science fiction story lies in remembering that its audience has already met other stories with the same subjects before, and in respecting that previous knowledge."
  • "A lesson worth remembering is that at the turn of the 20th century, people had a transportation problem … and the solution turned out not to be a faster horse … but a Ford."