Jog our memories - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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jog (one's) memory
To cause one to remember something. I tried jogging Mom's memory, but she couldn't remember Joe's phone number either. I had no recollection of that vacation until the photo jogged my memory.
jog someone's memory
Fig. to stimulate someone's memory to recall something. Hearing the first part of the song I'd forgotten really jogged my memory. DI tried to jog Bill's memory about our childhood antics.
jog somebody’s ˈmemory help somebody to remember something: So you don’t remember Mary Woodson? Well, here’s a photograph of you with her which might jog your memory.
References in periodicals archive
"Hopefully, by talking through the details with the Record and the police, it will jog our memories
about Peter Tobin all those years ago."
Perhaps Peter Hollingworth could just jog our memories
and confirm my hunch that it was the Conservative Party which enacted all these measures - the very one he still belongs to?