memoirs (n.) "personal record of events," 1650s, plural of MEMOIR (Cf. memoir).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • memoirs — an account written by a public figure of their life and experiences. → memoir memoirs the proceedings of a learned society. → memoir …   English new terms dictionary

  • Memoirs — (Commines)    Although particularly useful as a source for fifteenthcentury French and Burgundian history, the Memoirs of Philippe de Commines (or Commynes), a Burgundian nobleman, are also an important source for English politics and Anglo… …   Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses

  • memoirs — n reminiscences, recollections, memories, autobiography, life story, diary, diaries, chronicles, annals, journals, records, confessions, experiences * * * When someone writes their memoirs, they write a book about people and events that they… …   Useful english dictionary

  • memoirs — n. to publish; write one s memoirs * * * write one s memoirs to publish …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Memoirs — Memoir Mem oir, or pl. Memoirs Mem oirs, n. [F. m[ e]moire, m., memorandum, fr. m[ e]moire, f., memory, L. memoria. See {Memory}.] 1. A memorial account; a history composed from personal experience and memory; an account of transactions or events …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • memoirs — noun /ˈmɛmˌwɑrz/ an autobiography , I never finished reading the memoirs of Bill Clinton …   Wiktionary

  • Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel — Studio album by Mariah Carey Released …   Wikipedia

  • Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel — Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel …   Википедия

  • Memoirs of a Geisha (film) — Memoirs of a Geisha Theatrical release poster Directed by Rob Marshall Produced by …   Wikipedia

  • Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel — Álbum de estudio de Mariah Carey Publicación 29 de septiembre de 2009 Grabación Enero 25 de Agosto 2009 Género(s) R B, pop …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”