verb (used with object)
to send back, remit, or consign again.
to send back (a case) to a lower court from which it was appealed, with instructions as to what further proceedings should be had.
(of a court or magistrate) to send back (a prisoner or accused person) into custody, as to await further proceedings.
the act of remanding.
the state of being remanded.
a person remanded.
(law) (of a court or magistrate) to send (a prisoner or accused person) back into custody or admit him to bail, esp on adjourning a case for further inquiries to be made
to send back
the sending of a prisoner or accused person back into custody (or sometimes admitting him to bail) to await trial or continuation of his trial
the act of remanding or state of being remanded
on remand, in custody or on bail awaiting trial or completion of one’s trial
noun, British. 1. a detention home for juvenile offenders aged 8–16 years. noun 1. (no longer in technical use) an institution to which juvenile offenders between 8 and 14 years may be remanded or committed for detention See also community home
verb (used with object), remised, remising. Law. 1. to give up a claim to; surrender by deed. verb 1. (transitive) (law) to give up or relinquish (a right, claim, etc); surrender 2. (fencing) to make a renewed thrust on the same lunge after the first has missed noun 3. (fencing) a second thrust made on […]
adjective 1. negligent, careless, or slow in performing one’s duty, business, etc.: He’s terribly remiss in his work. 2. characterized by negligence or carelessness. 3. lacking force or energy; languid; sluggish. adjective (postpositive) 1. lacking in care or attention to duty; negligent 2. lacking in energy; dilatory
adjective 1. that may be remitted. adjective 1. able to be remitted