Associations to the word «Recollection»

Wiktionary

RECOLLECTION, noun. 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.
RECOLLECTION, noun. The power of recalling ideas to the mind, or the period within which things can be recollected; remembrance
RECOLLECTION, noun. That which is recollected; something called to mind; a reminiscence.
RECOLLECTION, noun. (archaic) (also spelled re-collection) The act or practice of collecting or concentrating the mind; concentration; self-control.
RECOLLECTION, noun. Process of collecting again.

Dictionary definition

RECOLLECTION, noun. The ability to recall past occurrences.
RECOLLECTION, noun. The process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort); "he has total recall of the episode".
RECOLLECTION, noun. Something recalled to the mind.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King