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Memory (IPA: /ˈmɛmɝi/)


Memory (n.)

The faculty of the mind by which it retains the knowledge of previous thoughts, impressions, or events.

Memory (n.)

The reach and positiveness with which a person can remember; the strength and trustworthiness of one's power to reach and represent or to recall the past; as, his memory was never wrong.

Memory (n.)

The actual and distinct retention and recognition of past ideas in the mind; remembrance; as, in memory of youth; memories of foreign lands.

Memory (n.)

The time within which past events can be or are remembered; as, within the memory of man.

Memory (n.)

Something, or an aggregate of things, remembered; hence, character, conduct, etc., as preserved in remembrance, history, or tradition; posthumous fame; as, the war became only a memory.

Memory (n.)

A memorial.

Memory

Information stored in the mind, or the mental processes involved in receiving, storing, and retrieving this information

Memory

As used in the Humanities (originally from French)

Memory

Activities related to memory disorder diagnosis & treatment

Memory

Short story by Stephen King

Memory

2006 American film by Bennett Joshua Davlin

Memory Synonyms

Memory Board, Computer Storage, Computer Memory, Storage, Store

Memory Synonyms

Remembering

Memory Synonyms

Retentiveness, Retention, Retentivity

Memory Rhymes



Demeree, Emery, Emmery, Emory, Kemery, Lemery, Memory


Memory (Last Name / Surname)

Memory is the #56,195 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 364 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Memory in Spanish is Memoria

Tagalog Translation

Memory in Tagalog is Alaala

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " and what you are left with is a premonition of the way your life will fade behind you, like a book you have read too quickly, leaving a dwindling trail of images and emotions until all you can remember is a name." - Memory

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .from some distant memory as she stood there before you." - Charlie Sheen

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A baby is expected. A trip is expected. News is expected. Forgetfulness is expected. An invitation is expected. Hope is expected. But memories are not expected. They just come." - Memory

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A great man quotes bravely, and will not draw on his invention when his memory serves him with a word just as good." - Quotations

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A happy childhood can't be cured. Mine'll hang around my neck like a rainbow, that's all, instead of a noose." - Memory


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