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To transmit, supply or send, especially money or payment
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“Currently, the tax code encourages firms to retain earnings and remit income to shareholders through share repurchases.”
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To delay or postpone
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“The movers refused Mr. Tierney's request to remit the motion.”
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To diminish or show an abatement
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“It has been suggested that few marital problems remit spontaneously.”
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To stop, cancel or refrain from exacting or inflicting
“The Government undertook to remit his sentence on condition of his remaining on good behavior for four years.”
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To forgive, pardon (a wrong, offense, etc.)
“She cannot remit your sin, if there were no other reason but her having so many of her own.”
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To dismiss as of little importance
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“But what is harder to remit than the folly of youth is the sight of the game's senior figures acting like petulant, paranoid brats.”
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To refer (a matter for decision) to an authority
“The appropriate course for me to take is to remit the matter to the disciplinary committee.”
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To make (something bad) less severe or serious
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To set aside or reserve for a particular purpose
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To hand over as payment
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To pay back money owed
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To give up (power or territory)
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To bring or transport something to its destination
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To give what is owed for
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To abandon or discontinue (a course of action or study)
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To meddle or intervene
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Remove contaminants from
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The task or area of activity officially assigned to an individual or organization
“Some doctors seek to widen their professional remit to cover the entire range of human experience.”
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A set of instructions given to a person about a job or task
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The scope, extent, or bounds of something
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A responsibility or duty assigned to someone
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