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Definition of "mementoes" [mementoes]

  • Plural form of memento. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "mementoes" in a sentence
  • "Here I found what I would call mementoes: snippets of pretty ribbons, jeweled combs, charm bracelets for a very tiny wrist, a pair of bronzed baby shoes, a cigar box full of old pictures, and a hand-painted jewelry box that was also a music box."
  • "These letters are, above all, mementoes of moments."
  • "Many hospitals have not taken simple steps to lessen the distress and confusion which dementia sufferers' often feel on being somewhere so unfamiliar – such as making signs large and easy to read, using colour schemes to help patients find their way around unfamiliar wards and not putting family mementoes such as photographs nearby."