- To remind is to cause a person to remember.
- When you tell your son "don't forget to take out the garbage," this is an example of a time when you remind him to take out the garbage.
- When you look kind of like your friend's sister and make him think of his sister when he sees you, this is an example of a time when you remind him of his sister.
remind definition by Webster's New World
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transitive verb, intransitive verb
to put (a person) in mind (of something); cause (a person) to remember
Origin: re- plush mind, verb
remind definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb re·mind·ed, re·mind·ing, re·minds
To cause to remember; put in mind: must remind him to call; reminded her of college days.
- re·mindˈer noun