reminiscent: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (rem"u-nis'unt), [key]
— adj.
  1. awakening memories of something similar; suggestive (usually fol. by of&hasp;): His style of writing is reminiscent of Melville's.
  2. characterized by or of the nature of reminiscence.
  3. given to reminiscence: a reminiscent old sailor.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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