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need I remind you that...

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a phrase that introduces a reminder. (A little haughty or parental.) Bill: Need I remind you that today is Fri-day? Bob (sarcastically): Gee, how else would I have known? John: Need I remind you of our policy against smoking in the office? Jane: Sorry, I forgot.
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remind someone about someone or something

to cause someone to remember someone or something. Will you please remind me about Fred? He's coming to visit next week. I will remind you about your appointments for today.
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remind someone of someone or something

to bring a memory of someone or something into someone's mind. You remind me of my brother. The happy song reminded us of our cabin on the lake.
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remind of

v.
1. To cause someone to remember something; bring to someone's mind some thought or memory: Your story reminds me of the time I went to Texas.
2. To appear to someone to resemble something or someone else: That woman reminds me of my mother.
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And one of the first challenges this committee looked at was that we had a simple electronic reminder in place, but it didn't seem to be impacting infection rates.
The authors randomly assigned respondents to receive either a generic reminder or one that mentioned their specific reason for saving.
Being reminded about various payment deadlines can make customers save a lot more than their investment with reminder services.
Yesterday's press release from the organisation said 41 per cent of SMS recipients polled took a test after receiving the reminder.
The same technology that keeps people connected 24/7 may help encourage them to apply sunscreen regularly via daily text messaging reminders.
In three days' time it will be 2008 and we should all know what that means by now, but if not there will be plenty of reminders on the way including a few about anticappointment, the media concept for when people build something up to such an extent that the anticipation can only be met with disappointment.
The egg is a reminder of life's great strength and promise.
To those donors who received reminder letters and were worried that we did not receive your donation (made online or by mail), please be patient with us.
But others were ready for it, and these Annual Reminders, held each Independence Day from 1965 to 1969, helped open the door to a string of gay rights victories [see accompanying article].
Global Medical Foam's Conforming Comfort[TM] Gentle Reminder Bumper Rails make patients/residents aware when approaching the edge of the bed.
I imagine that for each person the service is a reminder of the service is a reminder of the preceding year's palms, now turned to ash.
The season of Lent begins with the stark reminder that we are dust and to dust we shall return.
Under the current system, if someone misses a payment, a reminder is sent.
Several websites provide advanced electronic calendar and reminder functions.
In addition, online services offer the ability to record and track an action history for each prospect: Each time a school sends an e-mail, invitation, deadline reminder, etc.