To memorize something is to remember it very well. You might memorize the lyrics to a song, the order of the planets, or the names of the presidents.

  • She was trying to memorize the names of all the presidents.

  • He was trying to memorize the capitals of all the countries.

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Example Sentences for memorizing

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    The scene of the movie was memorable.

  • 2

    Memorization is usually a requirement in Declamation.

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    He memorized the words by rote.

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    He had memorized the book.

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    The lawspeaker was obliged to memorize the law.

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    Archie makes a memorable trip to the optician.

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    It was his only memorable utterance of the outing.

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    It was one of the memorable jaunts in my life.

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    I memorized every state capital.

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    The declarative memory memorizes facts, and information.