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Definition to recall the past — especially to think or talk about it fondly
  • My parents like to reminisce about their college days.
  • Sometimes they reminisce.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • In those private moments, they sometimes reminisced about the summer and told stories about their dad, which they both found comforting.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • Red Pollard sipped his scotch and reminisced about Seabiscuit and quietly slipped out of history.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • As Max reminisced on that fateful evening, he found himself glowering ahead at Mr. Morrow.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • Periodically the club would get together to sing, dance, reminisce, and raise money to help various charities.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • We reminisced, we horsed around and we made fun of each other.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • From the time I put the desk into service, I kept a photo of Pop in the top left drawer and pulled it out every now and then to reminisce.
    Todd Burpo  --  Heaven Is for Real
  • "The Allied liberators," he reminisced, "arrived, unfortunately, before we could gather enough data.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • Then we reminisced about a water fight we'd had a hundred years ago, and I felt a pang of sadness that next year Herman would be gone to start his life.
    Nicole Krauss  --  The History of Love
  • If it was difficult to find evidence about the boy Riddle, it has been almost impossible to find anyone prepared to reminisce about the man Voldemort.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • They reminisced about past Christmases, or, as Francie put it, they talked about olden times.
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • "We talked, we ate, we reminisced," he pointed out.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • But years from now, when you're feeling nostalgic about this summer and yet can't really reminisce because of a lack of documentation, don't blame me.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • Sasaki only wanted to reminisce about USC and boast of Japan's coming victory.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • They drank healths, told stories, sang songs, 'reminisced', as the old folks say, and had a thoroughly good time.
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women
  • Nina, her bangs in rollers, tilted her head as she reminisced about Passovers past.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • The prisoner reminisced.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Barbara feels each mile and, as the hours pass, reminisces about her life, while Cedric, nervously cracking sunflower shells, has his eyes fixed ahead.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • But of all the secret punishments that Chacko tormented Mammachi with, the worst and most mortifying of all was when he reminisced about Margaret Kochamma.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things

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