from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To recollect and tell of past experiences or events.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To recall the past in a private moment, often fondly or nostalgically.
  • v. To talk or write about memories of the past, especially pleasant memories.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To indulge in reminiscences; relate past events; recollect. [Colloq.]

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. recall the past


Back-formation from reminiscence.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Back-formation from reminiscence, from Latin reminīscēns, present participle of reminīscor ("remember"). (Wiktionary)



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