OTHER WORDS FOR remit
Origin of remit
historical usage of remit
From its earliest appearance in Middle English, this verb had three main categories of meaning: surrender or forgiveness; ceasing or diminishing; referring or sending. The specific sense “to send money” appeared about 1543. The British noun sense “the area of authority of a person or group” dates from the second half of the 19th century.
OTHER WORDS FROM remit
How to use remit in a sentence
This fever may be either intermittent, remitting, or continued, and typhoid.An Epitome of Homeopathic Healing Art|B. L. Hill
The dead woman seemed to stretch a hand out of the grave to keep her hold on them, never for a moment remitting her claim.The Open Question|Elizabeth Robins
Schools desiring to examine the set can obtain them for examination by remitting the amount.
For we must be content if by never remitting this attention we shall escape at least a few errors.
St. Augustine is not speaking here of the sacerdotal power of remitting sins in the name of God.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)