Definition of recollection:
- That which is recollected; something called to mind; reminiscence.
- The act of recollecting, or recalling to the memory; the operation by which objects are recalled to the memory, or ideas revived in the mind; reminiscence; remembrance.
- The act or practice of collecting or concentrating the mind; concentration; self- control.
- The power of recalling ideas to the mind, or the period within which things can be recollected; remembrance; memory; as, an event within my recollection.
- The right or procedure by which a public official, commonly a legislative or executive official, may be removed from office, before the end of his term of office, by a vote of the people to be taken on the filing of a petition signed by a required number or percentage of qualified voters.
retrospect, memorial, nostalgia, flood, reminiscence, commemoration, anamnesis, callback, mind, retrospection, short-term memory, remembrance, recall, medical history, remember, long-term memory, photographic memory, medical record.
- "A Witch of the Hills, v. 1-2", Florence Warden.
- "In Luck at Last", Walter Besant.
- "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.