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reminisce about (someone or something)

To recall or think back on memories of someone or something, especially in a fond and sentimental manner. We sat together reminiscing about the wild times we had in college together. I say by the fire with a glass of wine, reminiscing about the first girl I ever truly loved.
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reminisce with (one) (about someone or something)

To spend time with one thinking back on and sharing memories (of someone or something), especially in a fond and sentimental manner. I spent the whole night reminiscing with Andrew about our times together in college. If you two are finished reminiscing with one , it's high time we got some work done!
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

reminisce about someone or something

to think about one's memories of someone or something; to discuss or share memories of someone or something. They were reminiscing about their old friends. The old men sat and reminisced about the good old days.
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reminisce with someone

to share memories with someone. I love to reminisce with my sister about old times. Todd was reminiscing with Alice about the good old days.
See also: reminisce
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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An example of the use of reminiscing as a helpful communication tool has been the ongoing care of my 100-year-old father.
Reminiscing may be a particularly important context for parent-child discussion of emotion and for children's development of emotion knowledge, as it enables both parent and child to reflect on the causes and consequences of their own and others' emotional experience at a time when they are likely to be less emotionally aroused than during the event (Fivush, Brotman, Buckner, & Goodman, 2000; Thompson, Laible, & Ontai, 2003).
Clinton Historical Society member Terrance Ingano shared a history of the theater, reminiscing with the crowd about the days when the Philbin Theatre opened after a fire and went on to become the Strand Theatre, hosting live performances.
Finally, my reminiscing came full circle as my youngest daughter completed her first semester as a nursing major at a local university.
He begins by reminiscing on the turbulence of an earlier "new economy" of decades past.
I'm reminiscing because for the first time since college I'm working mostly outside of education, at least for a while.
John Cusack stars as a record shop owner reminiscing about his lost loves.
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Bradley, who pointed out that Darley gets on as well with Salviati as he does with another of his inmates, Eastern Trumpeter, was in a reminiscing mood.
(*) Robert Kimball and William Bolcolm, Reminiscing With Sissle and Blake, New York, Viking Press, 2000, ISBN 0-815-41045-X
By the end of the song, Future Bible Heroes will have you reminiscing about Desperately Seeking Susan and kicking yourself for throwing out that black mesh tank top and those black rubber bangles.
And while reminiscing might be good for the sould, it really has little or no place in business.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Aug 3 (ANI): As his New Delhi (India), Aug 3 (ANI): As his homecoming countdown is nearing, veteran actor Rishi Kapoor is reminiscing his time in India which he confessed in his latest tweet.homecoming countdown is nearing, veteran actor Rishi Kapoor is reminiscing his time in India as he confessed in his latest tweet.
Activity: Trivia and reminiscing, 9:30 a.m.; The Price is Right game, 10:15 a.m.
She is pictured with Nicola Booth, reminiscing about the school's history