Definition of misremember in English:


Line breaks: mis|re¦mem|ber
Pronunciation: /mɪsrɪˈmɛmbə


[with object]
  • Remember imperfectly or incorrectly: all this sounds fanciful and is perhaps misremembered [no object]: unless I misremember, you didn’t leave alone
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    • In Stoppard's poignant and witty memory play, the poet lies on his deathbed remembering and misremembering his emotional and scholarly life.
    • Embarrassingly, I misremembered the Ray Bradbury title I listed as one of my top five!
    • Unfortunately, she - well, let's put it kindly and say she misremembered the ‘research’ she was quoting, as I discovered when I e-mailed her.

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