What does reminder mean?

Definitions for reminder
rɪˈmaɪn dərre·minder

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remindernoun

    a message that helps you remember something

    "he ignored his wife's reminders"

  2. remindernoun

    an experience that causes you to remember something

  3. admonisher, monitor, remindernoun

    someone who gives a warning so that a mistake can be avoided


  1. remindernoun

    Someone or something that reminds.

    He left a note as a reminder to get groceries.

  2. remindernoun

    Writing that reminds of open payments.

    She ignored first the reminder of 80 cents. At the end, she was sentenced to pay 200 euros!

  3. Etymology: to remind + -er


  1. Reminder

    Reminder is a song recorded by Canadian singer The Weeknd from his third studio album, Starboy (2016). It was written by him with Dylan Wiggns, Jason Quenneville and its producers Doc McKinney, Mano and Cirkut. The song was released to rhythmic contemporary radio on May 9, 2017, as the album's fourth single in the United States. The official remix was released on August 1, 2017 and features new verses from American rappers ASAP Rocky and Young Thug.


  1. reminder

    A reminder is a communication or event intended to alert or prompt a specific action or memory. This could be in form of a note, alarm, notification, prompt or other means to recall a planned activity or information. It can serve various purposes like remembering important dates, tasks, appointments, taking medication, deadlines, and more. The main aim of a reminder is to ensure that certain crucial tasks or actions are not forgotten or overlooked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Remindernoun

    one who, or that which, reminds; that which serves to awaken remembrance

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Reminder is ranked #111426 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Reminder surname appeared 158 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Reminder.

    98.1% or 155 total occurrences were White.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'reminder' in Nouns Frequency: #2609

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reminder in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reminder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of reminder in a Sentence

  1. Frank Valeriote:

    Today's report is a shameful reminder of the Conservatives' record, confirming that veterans cannot get timely access to the mental health services they need.

  2. Edward Fine:

    I don’t have any particular feelings with regard to that photo, but it does serve as a constant reminder to me of that day… as if the day’s events were not enough of a reminder in and of themselves.

  3. Don Bryant:

    Say her name as a reminder of the loving kind person she was, say her name as a reminder that change doesn't just happen by offering words or talking about it.

  4. Gordana Biernat:

    KARMA is nothing more than a REMINDER that we are ONE. Harming others we ultimately end up harming ourselves.

  5. Donald O. Rickter:

    Historical reminder Always put Horace before Descartes.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. observe
    • B. interrupt
    • C. disturb
    • D. moan

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