verb (used with object)
- 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.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of remand
OTHER WORDS FROM remandre·mand·ment, nounun·re·mand·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for remand
Morgan was remanded and on Monday he was on his way back to North Carolina, where he was once a bodybuilding champion.The Mystery of Donald Ray Morgan, the 44-Year-Old American Who Loved ISIS|Michael Daly|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On appeal in 2006, she was found to be not guilty by reason of insanity and remanded to a psychiatric hospital.Postpartum Stigma: Why My Patient Committed Suicide|Jean Kim|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was initially freed on $100,000 bail, but was remanded after two of her co-defendants absconded.Tupac and Murray Kempton: The Godfather Who Wore Tweed|Michael Daly|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was remanded in custody (along with Sollecito and later that night, Lumumba).Amanda Knox’s Ex Raffaele Sollecito Asks Court: Try Me Separately|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Also remanded was “the Chinese guy,” Alexander Chan, who had served five years on a 1997 heroin conviction.
The whole question has been remanded to the legislatures of the several states!Black and White|Timothy Thomas Fortune
And having been admonished to bethink himself and declare the truth, he was remanded to prison.Records of The Spanish Inquisition|Andrew Dickson White
They'll be brought up at Bow Street for a minute or two, and remanded for a week to suit your convenience.The Air Pirate|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Then were they remanded to the cage again, until further order should be taken with them.The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan|John Bunyan
He ordered us to be remanded to our prison, and was immediately obeyed.Early Western Travels 1748-1846|Various