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be remembered as (something)

To be widely known for something, such as an accomplishment. That choreographer will be remembered as a true innovator in the world of dance.
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be remembered for (something)

To be widely known for something, such as an accomplishment. That choreographer will be remembered for all of her innovations in the world of dance.
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something to remember (one) by

A memento or keepsake to remind one of someone. I'll miss you too. Here, keep my hat—something to remember me by.
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Remember me to someone.

Please carry my good wishes to someone. (The someone can be a person's name or a pronoun.) Tom: My brother says hello. Bill: Oh, good. Please remember me to him. Tom: I will. Fred: Bye. John: Good-bye, Fred. Remember me to your Uncle Tom.
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remember someone as something

to recall someone as being a particular type of person. I remember Terri as a rather cheerful girl, always willing to help out. William will be remembered as a grouchy person.
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remember someone in one's will

to bequeath something to someone in one's will. My uncle always said he would remember me in his will. He failed to remember me in his will.
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remember someone to someone

to carry the greetings of someone to someone else. Please remember all of us to your uncle. I will remember you to my brother, who asks of you often.
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Remember to write,

 and Don't forget to write. 
1. Lit. a final parting comment made to remind someone going on a journey to write to those remaining at home. Alice: Bye. Mary: Good-bye, Alice. Remember to write. Alice: I will. Bye. Sally: Remember to write! Fred: I will!
2. Fig. a parting comment made to someone in place of a regular good-bye. (Jocular.) John: See you tomorrow. Bye. Jane: See you. Remember to write. John: Okay. See you after lunch. Jane: Yeah. Bye. Remember to write.
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something to reˈmember somebody by

(informal) a punishment, especially a physical one: If I ever catch you stealing my apples again, I’ll give you something to remember me by.

be reˈmembered as/for something

be famous or known for a particular thing that you have done in the past: He is best remembered as the man who brought jazz to Britain.A natural journalist, he will be remembered for his words rather than his actions.
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remember to

v.
To deliver greetings from someone to someone else: Please remember me to your family.
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can’t remember a fucking thing

and CRAFT
phr. & comp. abb. a phrase said when one’s memory fails. (Usually objectionable.) Gee, I’m getting old. CRAFT. What’s your name, again? I can’t remember a fucking thing!
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can’t remember shit

and CRS
phr. & comp. abb. can’t remember anything. (Usually objectionable.) Tom can’t remember shit. He has to write everything down. I was diagnosed with CRS. It comes with age!
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n Christine Bounds, a much-loved daughter, remembered by Bernadette.
I remembered two parties and two breakfasts-one was in English and the other was in Greek-I practiced it", "I remembered the English parts and the Greek parts", "It was easy-each story had a breakfast and a party-one was in English and the other one was in Greek, so I said them over and over".
He is perhaps best remembered for his concept of "the golden mean" and its application in ethical decision making, described in "Rhetoric" (book 2, chapter 12).
n Mrs Patricia Allan, gone but certainly not forgotten, remembered by David McKeevers and family
Be it simple learning tasks or complex fields of study, there is no limit to what can be remembered using the Mind Palace software.
I remembered Carlos from the time he was a sparring partner for Oscar (De La Hoya in 1994).
All six brain-damaged patients remembered facts and events from more than a decade before their injuries occurred.
And more important, memory is one thing and action another; it is not simply the victims who need to be remembered, but also their executioners, and all those who chose to remain spectators.
Then I remembered the words that climaxed the funeral Mass of little Estefania, "Do this in remembrance of me.
meeting held with all employees explaining the overall financial picture of the company) four weeks later 34 percent of employees cannot remember any of the points discussed; only three percent remember the major point; the most frequently remembered points are about the local work area
Memory appears to be a constructive process in combining the features of the items to be remembered rather than simply remembering each object as a whole form," Dr.
But he might be best remembered for his good humor.
Healthy men indeed remembered more words after thinking about their meanings.
In both, so much gets remembered, that it's hard to tell if anything has been remembered at all.