verb (used with object), re·mised, re·mis·ing. Law.
Origin of remise
Examples from the Web for remise
Hotel du Nord, votre Excellence—remise de poste and 'delays' (quere relays) at all hours.The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete|Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
The piece, therefore, was remise,—and so was the harangue of the academician who was to have followed M. Mignet.Paris and the Parisians in 1835 (Vol. 1 of 2)|Frances Milton Trollope
British Dictionary definitions for remise
Word Origin for remise
Word Origin and History for remise
in law, "give up, surrender, make over to another," late 15c., from noun remise, from Old French remise, past participle of remettre "to send back," from Latin remittere (see remit). Related: Remised; remising.