verb (used with object), remised, remising. Law.
to give up a claim to; surrender by deed.
(transitive) (law) to give up or relinquish (a right, claim, etc); surrender
(fencing) to make a renewed thrust on the same lunge after the first has missed
(fencing) a second thrust made on the same lunge after the first has missed
(obsolete) a hired carriage
(obsolete) a coach house
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
noun 1. the act of remitting. 2. pardon; forgiveness, as of sins or offenses. 3. abatement or diminution, as of diligence, labor, intensity, etc. 4. the relinquishment of a payment, obligation, etc. 5. Medicine/Medical. a temporary or permanent decrease or subsidence of manifestations of a disease. a period during which such a decrease or subsidence […]
adjective 1. characterized by remission or decrease. 2. producing or granting pardon or remission.