[ noun ] a message that helps you remember something


"he ignored his wife's reminders"

Used in print

(Arthur Miller, "The Prophecy," in The Best...)

He would wear this same costume in Florida , despite his wife Cleota 's reminders over the past five days that he must take some cool clothes with him .

Related terms

message phylactery remind

[ noun ] an experience that causes you to remember something

Used in print

(Edward E. Kelly, S.J., "Christian Unity in England"...)

In the 355 years since the first Guy_Fawkes_Night , much of the story has been forgotten , so here is a reminder '' .

(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)

Here , for_the_most_part , they were well treated , as a `` reminder of the Old_Testament heritage of Christianity '' ; many_of their gifted members were prominent in the Vatican as physicians , musicians , bankers .

[ noun ] someone who gives a warning so that a mistake can be avoided


monitor admonisher

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defender warn