the sending of money, checks, etc., to a recipient at a distance.
money or its equivalent sent from one place to another.
payment for goods or services received or as an allowance, esp when sent by post
the act of remitting
noun 1. a person who is supported abroad chiefly by remittances from home. remittance man noun 1. a man living abroad on money sent from home, esp in the days of the British Empire
verb (used with object), remitted, remitting. 1. to transmit or send (money, a check, etc.) to a person or place, usually in payment. 2. to refrain from inflicting or enforcing, as a punishment, sentence, etc. 3. to refrain from exacting, as a payment or service. 4. to pardon or forgive (a sin, offense, etc.). 5. […]
noun 1. a person or company to which a remittance is made. noun 1. the recipient of a remittance; one to whom payment is sent
adjective 1. abating for a time or at intervals: remittent symptoms. 2. of, relating to, or characterized by a remittent fever. noun 3. a remittent fever. adjective 1. (of a fever or the symptoms of a disease) characterized by periods of diminished severity remittent re·mit·tent (rĭ-mĭt’nt) adj. Characterized by temporary abatement in severity. Used especially […]