Meaning of “aide-mémoire” in the English Dictionary


"aide-mémoire" in English

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aide-mémoirenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌeɪd.memˈwɑːr/ us /ˌeɪd.memˈwɑːr/ formal

Examples from literature

  • Dear Friend,—In the interests of the cause I can only greatly regret that I had no opportunity of appreciating the definite sense of our aide-mémoire before it was dispatched. 

(Definition of “aide-mémoire” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)