reminisce

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Back-formation from reminiscence, from Latin reminīscēns, present participle of reminīscor (remember).

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reminisce (third-person singular simple present reminisces, present participle reminiscing, simple past and past participle reminisced)

  1. (intransitive) To recall the past in a private moment, often fondly or nostalgically.
  2. (intransitive) To talk or write about memories of the past, especially pleasant memories.

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