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jog someone's memory

Definition of jog someone's memory in English:

Cause someone to remember something suddenly.
Example sentences
  • It jogged my memory and I remembered an article I had read in a Sunday Observer sometime earlier this year, say in March or April.
  • Our petrolhead talk, however, has jogged his memory and he suddenly interrupts himself.
  • Something laughed outside the door, a poisonous sound that suddenly jogged his memory and mind.
Synonyms
stimulate, prompt, stir, activate, refresh;
prod, jar, nudge
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