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Meaning of MEMENTO

Pronunciation:  mu'mentow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a reminder of past events
 

MEMENTO is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: souvenir
 
 See Also: reminder

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Me*men"to\, n.; pl. {Mementos}. [L., remember, be
mindful, imper. of meminisse to remember. See {Mention}.]
A hint, suggestion, token, or memorial, to awaken memory;
that which reminds or recalls to memory; a souvenir.

      Seasonable mementos may be useful.       --Bacon.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: arch, barrow, boundary stone, brass, bust, cairn, cenotaph, column, commemoration, cromlech, cross, cup, cyclolith, dolmen, favor, footstone, grave, gravestone, headstone, hoarstone, inscription, keepsake, marker, mausoleum, megalith, memento mori, mementos, memorabilia, memorial, memorial arch, memorial column, memorial statue, memorial stone, memorials, memories, menhir, monolith, monument, mound, necrology, obelisk, obituary, pillar, plaque, prize, pyramid, relic, reliquary, remembrance, remembrancer, reminder, ribbon, rostral column, shadow, shaft, shrine, souvenir, stela, stone, stupa, tablet, testimonial, token, token of remembrance, tomb, tombstone, tope, trace, trophy
 

 

 

 

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