Synonyms for (noun) memory

Synonyms: memory, memory board, computer storage, storage, store, computer memory

Definition: an electronic memory device

Usage: a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached

Similar words: hardware, computer hardware

Definition: (computer science) the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical components making up a computer system


Similar words: memory device, storage device

Definition: a device that preserves information for retrieval


Synonyms: memory, retention, retentiveness, retentivity

Definition: the power of retaining and recalling past experience

Usage: he had a good memory when he was younger

Similar words: faculty, mental faculty, module

Definition: one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind


Synonyms: memory, remembering

Definition: the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered

Usage: he can do it from memory; he enjoyed remembering his father

Similar words: basic cognitive process

Definition: cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge


Synonyms: memory

Definition: something that is remembered

Usage: search as he would, the memory was lost

Similar words: representation, internal representation, mental representation

Definition: a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image


Synonyms: memory

Definition: the area of cognitive psychology that studies memory processes

Usage: he taught a graduate course on learning and memory

Similar words: cognitive psychology

Definition: an approach to psychology that emphasizes internal mental processes