refresh (one's) memory

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refresh (one's) memory

To remind one (about something); to help one to recall something. I'm sorry, I don't remember our discussion about that. You'll have to refresh my memory. You don't remember how much? Allow me to refresh your memory. You owe me $300.
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reˌfresh somebody’s/your ˈmemory

remind somebody/yourself of something that you have forgotten: Refresh my memory, will you? How many children has he got?Before I interviewed Ms Waters, I read her book again just to refresh my memory.
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Some courses have some better toilets but Market Rasen maintains a good standard throughout and, when I refreshed my memory of the toilets nearest the plaque, on the ground floor of the Brocklesby Suite, they boasted no fewer than 11 urinals (Armitage Shanks, naturally).