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reminisce
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

6 uses
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Definition
to recall the past — especially to think or talk about it fondly
  • They reminisced about past Christmases, or, as Francie put it, they talked about olden times.
    Chapter 35 (68% in)
  • He was reminiscing.
    Chapter 3 (37% in)
  • They were reminiscing.
    Chapter 6 (97% in)
  • The flat was filled with neighbor women who stood around praying and reminiscing about their own child-bed experiences.
    Chapter 9 (19% in)
  • They went home to a good Thanksgiving dinner of pot roast and home-made noodles and spent the afternoon listening to Papa reminisce how he had gone around Thanksgiving Day as a boy.
    Chapter 26 (39% in)
  • She wanted to live things—or as a compromise, re-live rather than reminisce.
    Chapter 48 (4% in)

There are no more uses of "reminisce" in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

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