Definitions of remit:
  • noun:   (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court)
  • verb:   send (money) in payment
    Example: "Remit $25"
  • verb:   diminish or abate
    Example: "The pain finally remitted"
  • verb:   forgive
    Example: "God will remit their sins"
  • verb:   refer (a matter or legal case) to another committe or authority or court for decision
  • verb:   release from (claims, debts, or taxes)
    Example: "The texes were remitted"
  • verb:   make slack as by lessening tension or firmness
  • verb:   hold back to a later time

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