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.
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Origin of remand
OTHER WORDS FROM remandre·mand·ment, nounun·re·mand·ed, adjective
Words nearby remand
Example sentences from the Web for remanding
Instead of remanding me to the Conciergerie, give me leave to follow the boy's body to Pere-Lachaise.Scenes from a Courtesan's Life|Honore de Balzac
His remanding her to Sarai shows that the subjection was lawful and right.A Defence of Virginia|Robert L. Dabney
Said court erred in remanding this plaintiff in error to the custody of said defendant in error.
Therefore, I am remanding you to the custody of the Medical Corps for observation.The Judas Valley|Gerald Vance