verb (used with object), re·mised, re·mis·ing. Law.
Origin of remise
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Historical Examples of 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
Word Origin 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.