• WordNet 3.6
    • v memorize commit to memory; learn by heart "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: No one in Greece has memorized all 158 verses
    • Memorize To cause to be remembered ; hence, to record. "They neglect to memorize their conquest.""They meant to . . . memorize another Golgotha."
    • Memorize To commit to memory; to learn by heart.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: A recent Gallup survey showed that in the United States 8 percent of kissers kept their eyes open, but more than 20 percent confessed to an occasional peek. Forty-one percent said they experienced their first serious smooch when they were age thirteen, fourteen, or fifteen; 36 percent between the ages of sixteen and twenty-one. The most memorable kiss in a motion picture was in "Gone With The Wind" according to 25 percent of those polled.
    • memorize To cause to be remembered; make memorable; perpetuate the memory of, as by writing or inscription.
    • memorize To keep in memory; hold in lasting remembrance; have always in mind.
    • memorize To commit to memory; learn by heart.
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  • Leo Burnett
    Leo Burnett
    “Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting to look at. Make it fun to read.”
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    “There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrate to some stroke of the imagination.”
  • Aleister Crowley
    “I was asked to memorize what I did not understand; and, my memory being so good, it refused to be insulted in that manner.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Memory


In literature:

This historic is notable, but yet the former (in mine opinion) is more memorable.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 1"
During the memorable siege that ended in the fall of Baza, Peter Martyr played his dual role of soldier and historian.
"De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
So strongly is every thing I saw on this memorable day imprinted on my memory, that it appears to me only as yesterday.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. IV." by Robert Kerr
He was beginning that slow memorable journey south that ended finally at the cross.
"Quiet Talks on Service" by S. D. Gordon
A few cents saved was a memorable event in their lives.
"Analyzing Character" by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
Now followed a memorable event.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
We entered and beheld a memorable picture.
"Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories" by Edited by Julian Hawthorne
Many methods of memorizing have been used by both children and adults.
"How to Teach" by George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
The first evidence of God's touch in the re-making of man on that memorable Pentecost day was upon his tongue.
"Quiet Talks about Jesus" by S. D. Gordon
While these events were passing, Almagro was engaged upon a memorable expedition to Chili.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII." by Arthur Mee

In poetry:

But, from that memorable day,
Have we not loved each other?
And have we not loved thee?—O say,
Dear mother of our mother!
"Lines on The Death of Mrs. F--- II---" by John Pierpont
Shall I woo the one or other?
Both attract me—more's the pity!
Pretty is the widowed mother,
And the daughter, too, is pretty.
"Heine's "Widow Or Daughter?"" by Eugene Field
Here oft the little fair retir'd;
Here lov'd from gayer scenes withdrawn,
To breathe, what harmony inspir'd--
A dirge to memorize the fawn!
"The Stag" by William Hayley
A woman's artless hand thou didst employ,
Jabin's head-captain Sisera, to destroy.
The stars themselves, arrang'd in just array,
For Israel fought, that memorable day!
"The Soldier's Prayer" by Rees Prichard
Coming by night, furtively, one by one
They infiltrate according to the Plan,
Their orders memorized and their disguise
Impenetrable. With the rising sun
Our citizens welcome them. Nobody can
Think that such charming creatures might be spies.
"The Invaders" by A D Hope

In news:

Earle Bruce gets a memorable ride off the Michigan Stadium turf.
The Hills' 20 Most Memorable Moments.
Local news offers workmanlike coverage for workmanlike speeches—and one memorable metaphor.
Memorization can nurture spiritual growth.
Koran By Heart A new documentary about Cairo's annual religious-text memorization contest for kids.
His 10 most memorable characters.
Luke Donald, Adam Scott, Jason Day and Charl Schwartzel recount their memorable showdown on the back nine at the 2011 Masters.
Dawn Sandomeno and Elizabeth Mascali, co-owners of Party Blueprints and authors of "Plan To Party," suggest these ways to make your Super Bowl party memorable.
Bonner Springs High School has one of the area's most home run-friendly baseball fields, but Monday ranks among the most memorable long-ball festivals in some time.
Olympia Dukakis Strong, Memorable As Prospera In 'The Tempest'.
THE memorably uncomfortable summer of 1988 has left many Americans with a suspicion that nature is at last getting even for mankind's wanton pollution of the atmosphere.
Getting your first gobbler always memorable.
Anyone who remembers the 1977 Wes Craven film The Hills Have Eyes, which was and remains a piece of Milwaukee-beer shit, remembers it because: a) they had a memorable fuck-or-puke night at the aging neighborhood drive-in.
The National Book Award winner for fiction is filled with memorable characters who exist on the fringe, making up a whole world at a West Virginia racetrack.
Being able to memorize is a key learning tool.

In science:

So let me express perdurantism’s apparent problem by using some memorably ugly labels, as follows.
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
In order to have a proper line memorization and to avoid a false encoding, a buffer is inserted between the delay line and the memorization line. Therefore, a sufficient high slew rate signal is presented at the input of the latch and thus it decreases the probability to observe a metastable cell.
Development of a TDC to equip a Liquid Xenon PET prototype
The clock tree distributed to the memorization cells has to be perfectly balanced.
Development of a TDC to equip a Liquid Xenon PET prototype
If a close look is taken at the state of an eight elements delay line (Fig. 9), we can see that the position number is determined by the number of the last bit at 1 before the 1 to 0 change in the memorized line state.
Development of a TDC to equip a Liquid Xenon PET prototype
But they could perform these tasks immediately after memorizing except for recalling and retracing a simple new route.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex