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Definition of "remembrance" []

  • The act or process of remembering. (noun)
  • The state of being remembered: holds him in fond rememberance. (noun)
  • Something serving to celebrate or honor the memory of a person or event; a memorial. (noun)
  • The length of time over which one's memory extends. (noun)
  • Something remembered; a reminiscence. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "remembrance" in a sentence
  • "My soul, having them in remembrance, is humbled in me, not only oppressed with a sense of the trouble, but in bitterness for sin."
  • "And bundt cakes brings everyone together in remembrance and love!"
  • "Tattoo in remembrance of a great day and a great friend."