What is another word for remembrance?

Pronunciation: [ɹɪmˈɛmbɹəns] (IPA)

Remembrance is a word that connotes the act of recalling or the process of keeping memories alive. It is a crucial aspect of human existence that enables individuals to cherish the past, learn from it, and make better decisions for the future. Synonyms for remembrance include memory, recollection, reminiscence, commemoration, realization, retention, awareness, reflection, contemplation, and pondering. Each of these words describes a different perspective or feeling in relation to the act of remembering. While some suggest a conscious effort to recall, others imply a more involuntary process of recollection. Regardless of the synonym used, though, remembrance remains a vital component of human experience.

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What are the opposite words for remembrance?

Remembrance refers to the act or process of recalling past events, persons, or experiences. Its antonyms are forgetfulness, oblivion, and negligence. Forgetfulness is the state of being unable to remember something, characterized by a loss of memory. Oblivion denotes a state of being totally forgotten, lacking a conscious memory or awareness. Negligence describes the failure to perform an expected or required action, resulting in a lack of remembrance. While remembrance cherishes memories and holds onto them, these antonyms reflect a loss of these memories and the inability or lack of effort to remember them.

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Usage examples for Remembrance

Then her faltering tones gathered strength, and before she realized that she was actually making a speech, she had reached the most important part of it and was saying, We wish you to keep and wear this remembrance of our good will throughout your school life in Sanford.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
She laughed at me," Mignon scowled at the remembrance, "so I decided to teach her a lesson."
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
I tried to keep her and the remembrance of her in my mind above the gold, but it was like a lunacy upon me.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with Remembrance

  • I used to go down every year for the remembrance of Elvis' birthday. Memphis State College invited me to sit in the auditorium and speak to the people for one of those Elvis days.
    Otis Blackwell
  • Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance.
    Robert Blair
  • If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.
    Frederick Buechner
  • By recollecting the pleasures I have had formerly, I renew them, I enjoy them a second time, while I laugh at the remembrance of troubles now past, and which I no longer feel.
    Giacomo Casanova
  • Nothing is more consuming, or more illogical, than the desire for remembrance.
    Ellen Glasgow

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