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Synonyms for remember
rɪˈmɛm bər

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term remember.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call up, recollect, think(verb)

    recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection

    "I can't remember saying any such thing"; "I can't think what her last name was"; "can you remember her phone number?"; "Do you remember that he once loved you?"; "call up memories"

    recover, cerebrate, suppose, mean, reckon, commemorate, mobilize, phone, return, recollect, find, retrieve, call in, rally, hark back, call up, echo, guess, come back, call, think, intend, conceive, opine, bring forward, imagine, recall, mobilise, commend, believe, call back, think back, think of, ring, consider, cogitate, withdraw, regain, telephone

    block, blank out, draw a blank, forget, bury

  2. remember, think of(verb)

    keep in mind for attention or consideration

    "Remember the Alamo"; "Remember to call your mother every day!"; "Think of the starving children in India!"

    recall, call back, dream up, entertain, recollect, flirt with, mean, retrieve, look upon, think about, call up, repute, esteem, hatch, think up, concoct, look on, have in mind, regard as, think, commemorate, toy with, commend, think of, take to be, think back

    bury, draw a blank, blank out, forget, block

  3. remember, think back(verb)

    recapture the past; indulge in memories

    "he remembered how he used to pick flowers"

    retrieve, call up, commend, recollect, think back, call back, recall, think, commemorate, think of

    draw a blank, forget, blank out, bury, block

  4. remember(verb)

    show appreciation to

    "He remembered her in his will"

    retrieve, call up, commend, recollect, think back, call back, recall, think, commemorate, think of

    block, draw a blank, bury, forget, blank out

  5. remember(verb)

    mention favorably, as in prayer

    "remember me in your prayers"

    retrieve, call up, commend, recollect, think back, call back, recall, think, commemorate, think of

    block, bury, forget, blank out, draw a blank

  6. commend, remember(verb)

    mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship

    "Remember me to your wife"

    retrieve, call up, think back, commemorate, commend, recollect, recommend, call back, recall, think, think of

    draw a blank, bury, block, forget, blank out

  7. remember(verb)

    exercise, or have the power of, memory

    "After the shelling, many people lost the ability to remember"; "some remember better than others"

    retrieve, call up, commend, recollect, think back, call back, recall, think, commemorate, think of

    block, bury, forget, draw a blank, blank out

  8. commemorate, remember(verb)

    call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony

    "We remembered the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz"; "Remember the dead of the First World War"

    recall, call back, recollect, immortalise, retrieve, record, mark, immortalize, memorialise, memorialize, think, commemorate, call up, commend, think of, think back

    bury, forget, blank out, draw a blank, block


  1. remember(verb)

    recall, reminisce

  2. remember(verb)

    To recall from one's memory; to have an image in one's memory.

    recall, reminisce

  3. remember(verb)

    To memorize; to put something into memory.

    Please remember this formula!

    reminisce, recall

  4. remember(verb)

    To not forget (to do something required)

    Remember to lock the door when you go out.

    recall, reminisce

  5. remember(verb)

    To convey greetings.

    Please remember me to your brother.

    reminisce, recall

  6. remember(verb)

    To put in mind; to remind (also used reflexively)

    reminisce, recall

  7. remember(verb)

    To engage in the process of recalling memories.

    You don't have to remind him, he remembers very well.

    reminisce, recall

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remember

    despair of, distrust, doubt, doubt, dread, fear, recall, recollect

    anticipate, apprehend, expect, forecast, foretaste, hope, look forward to

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remember

    recollect, recall, retain, bear in mind, mind

    forget, obliviate, disregard, overlook

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. remember(v. a.)

    recall (easily), RECOLLECT, call to mind, call up, call to remembrance, have at one's fingers' ends, know by heart

  2. remember(v. a.)

    retain, bear in mind, keep in mind, bear in memory, preserve the memory of, treasure in the memory, tax the memory with

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. remember(v)

    recollect, recall

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How to use remember in a sentence?

  1. President Trump:

    If you remember when I first came in, we didn't have ammunition, not a good way to fight a war. President Obama left us No Ammunition, OK.

  2. Mike Rogers:

    You've just limited your ability to do something, i would argue you're going to have to ramp up sanctions. It needs to be very serious. Remember - a nation-state was threatening violence.

  3. A Bartlett Giamatti:

    Far better to think historically, to remember the lessons of the past. Thus, far better to conceive of power as consisting in part of the knowledge of when not to use all the power you have. Far better to be one who knows that if you reserve the power not to use all your power, you will lead others far more successfully and well.

  4. Diana, Princess of Wales:

    This boy is dead now, I knew it before taking him in my arms, I can remember his face, his suffering, his voice.

  5. Abdul Nasir Sawabi:

    At night we heard the sound of firing just 100 meters (330 feet) away from my house. The next morning when the forces had left and we came out of the house we saw 13 people had been shot dead, even though I was a child, I still remember the bodies everywhere and how their clothes were covered in blood. All those scenes are still alive in my memory.

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