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.
See also: memory, refresh
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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.
See also: memory, refresh
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Don't try to impeach someone by confronting her with an inconsistent statement and asking her whether it "refreshes her memory as to what really happened." If you haven't established any lack of memory, there's nothing to refresh, and the judge might sustain an objection to an otherwise-valid question.<br />The process for refreshing memory is relatively simple.