Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “keepsake”

See all translations

keepsake

noun [C] uk   /ˈkiːp.seɪk/ us  
a small present, usually not expensive, that is given to you by someone so that you will remember that person
Translations of “keepsake”
in Korean 기념품…
in Arabic هَدِيّة رَمزِيّة…
in Portuguese recordação, lembrancinha…
in Catalan record…
in Japanese 記念の品, 形見…
in Italian pegno, oggetto ricordo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指不太昂貴的)小紀念品…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指不太昂贵的)小纪念品…
(Definition of keepsake from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of keepsake?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “keepsake” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

ice over

If an area of water ices over, it becomes covered with a layer of ice.

Word of the Day

Let’s celebrate! (words and phrases for parties)

by Kate Woodford,
December 17, 2014
​​​ With Christmas and New Year almost upon us, we thought it a good time to look at the language of parties and celebrations. First, let’s start with the word ‘party’ itself. To have or throw a party or, less commonly, to give a party is to arrange a party: We’re having a

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More