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British English: /ˈmɛm(ə)ri/
American English: /ˈmɛm(ə)ri/

Translation of memory in French:


  • 1 (faculty) to have a good memory
    avoir bonne mémoire
    to have a bad memory to lose one's memory
    perdre la mémoire
    to have an excellent memory
    avoir une excellente mémoire
    to have a good memory for names
    avoir une bonne mémoire des noms
    from memory
    de mémoire
    long term/short term/visual memory (Medicine)
    mémoire à long terme/à court terme/visuelle
    to remain in the memory
    rester gravé dans la mémoire
    to have a good memory for faces
    être physionomiste
    if my memory serves me right
    si je me souviens bien
    to have a long memory
  • 4 (posthumous fame) their memory lives on
    leur souvenir est toujours vivant
    to keep somebody's memory alive ou green
    maintenir le souvenir de quelqu'un en vie
  • 5 (commemoration) in (loving) memory of
    à la mémoire de


to take a trip down memory lane

se pencher sur ses souvenirs
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