Adjective "Mementos" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Mementos


    Definition:

    1. an object or item that serves to remind one of a person, past event, etc.; keepsake; souvenir.

    2. anything serving as a reminder or warning.

    3. (initial capital letter, italics) Roman Catholic Church. either of two prayers in the canon of the Mass, one for persons living and the other for persons dead.

    Origin:
    memento

    Examples:

    "works can be mementos."

    "handfuls can be mementos."