Remiss Synonyms & Definitions

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• RemissDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Not energetic or exact in duty or business; not careful or prompt in fulfilling engagements; negligent; careless; tardy; behindhand; lagging; slack; hence, lacking earnestness or activity; languid; slow.
  2. (n.) The act of being remiss; inefficiency; failure.

• RemissionDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) Act of sending in payment, as money; remittance.
  2. (n.) The act of remitting, surrendering, resigning, or giving up.
  3. (n.) A temporary and incomplete subsidence of the force or violence of a disease or of pain, as destinguished from intermission, in which the disease completely leaves the patient for a time; abatement.
  4. (n.) Discharge from that which is due; relinquishment of a claim, right, or obligation; pardon of transgression; release from forfeiture, penalty, debt, etc.
  5. (n.) The act of sending back.
  6. (n.) Diminution of intensity; abatement; relaxation.

• RemissoryDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Serving or tending to remit, or to secure remission; remissive.

• RemissfulDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Inclined to remit punishment; lenient; clement.