Meaning of “reminder” in the English Dictionary

"reminder" in English

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uk /rɪˈmaɪn.dər/ us /rɪˈmaɪn.dɚ/

C1 [ C ] a written or spoken message that reminds someone to do something:

If he forgot to pay his rent, his landlady would send him a reminder.
[ + to infinitive ] Mum sent me off with a final reminder to be back before 11 p.m.

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

"reminder" in American English

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remindernoun [ C ]

us /rɪˈmɑɪn·dər/

something that helps someone remember:

She kept the shells as a reminder of our days together.
[ + that clause ] The park serves as a reminder that nature is worth preserving.

(Definition of “reminder” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"reminder" in Business English

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remindernoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈmaɪndər/ us

COMMERCE a letter to a customer asking for a payment that they should already have made:

automatic/email/written reminders

(Definition of “reminder” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)