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rem·i·nis·cent  (rm-nsnt)
1. Having the quality of or containing reminiscence.
2. Inclined to engage in reminiscence.
3. Tending to recall or suggest something in the past: an evening reminiscent of happier times.

[Latin reminscns, reminscent-, present participle of reminsc, to recollect; see men-1 in Indo-European roots.]

remi·niscent·ly adv.

reminiscent  /rmnsnt/  adj. related to memories of the past, similar to s.t. past: Cowboy stories are reminiscent of life in the American Wild West. reminiscent

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