- of, or relating to reminiscence
- suggestive of an earlier event or times
- tending to bring some memory etc. to mind (followed by of)
- 1992, Rudolf M[athias] Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, New York, N.Y.: Columbia University Press, →ISBN, page 4-5:
- The epidermal cells of the capsule wall of Jubulopsis, with nodose "trigones" at the angles, are very reminiscent of what one finds in Frullania spp.
- That painting is very reminiscent of Picasso's later work.
- Remembering; undergoing reminiscence.
- 1859–1860, William Hamilton, H[enry] L[ongueville] Mansel and John Veitch, editors, Lectures on Metaphysics and Logic […], volume (please specify |volume=I to IV), Edinburgh; London: William Blackwood and Sons, OCLC 648725:
- Some other state of existence, of which we have been previously conscious, and are now reminiscent.
of, or relating to reminiscence
suggestive of an earlier event or times
tending to bring some memory etc. to mind
reminiscent (plural reminiscents)
- One who is addicted to indulging, narrating, or recording reminiscences.
- reminiscent in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- reminiscent in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- (Classical) IPA(key): /re.miˈniːs.kent/, [ɾɛmɪˈniːs̠kɛn̪t̪]
- (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /re.miˈni.ʃent/, [rɛmiˈniːʃɛn̪t̪]