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remit

synonym (synonym of remit)

hypernym (remit IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court) (noun.act)
    the act of referring (as forwarding an applicant for employment or referring a matter to an appropriate agency) (noun.act)
     
  • diminish or abate (verb.change)
    decrease in size, extent, or range (verb.change)
     
  • forgive (verb.communication)
    stop blaming or grant forgiveness (verb.communication)
     
  • hold back to a later time (verb.stative)
    act later than planned, scheduled, or required (verb.stative)
     
  • make slack as by lessening tension or firmness (verb.change)
    make loose or looser (verb.change)
     
  • refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision (verb.communication)
    issue a challenge to (verb.communication)
     
  • release from (claims, debts, or taxes) (verb.communication)
    declare null and void; make ineffective (verb.social)
     
  • send (money) in payment (verb.possession)
    give money, usually in exchange for goods or services (verb.possession)
     
  • the topic that a person, committee, or piece of research is expected to deal with or has authority to deal with (noun.cognition)
    some situation or event that is thought about (noun.cognition)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF remit relation)

  • hold back to a later time (verb.stative)
    stop or postpone because of adverse conditions, such as bad weather (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    stop dealing with (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    render temporarily ineffective (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    put a convicted person on probation by suspending his sentence (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution (verb.stative)
     
  • make slack as by lessening tension or firmness (verb.change)
    slacken (verb.change)
     

entail (entailment relations of remit)

  • hold back to a later time (verb.stative)
    assign a new time and place for an event (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.social)
    postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled (verb.social)
     
  • send (money) in payment (verb.possession)
    cause to change ownership (verb.possession)
     

cause (cause to relations of remit)

  • make slack as by lessening tension or firmness (verb.change)
    become looser or slack (verb.change)
     

derivation (.... is derived from remit)

  • (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court) (noun.act)
    refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision (verb.communication)
     
  • diminish or abate (verb.change)
    an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease) (noun.event)
     
  • (adj.all)
    (of a disease) characterized by periods of diminished severity (adj.all)
     
  • hold back to a later time (verb.stative)
    act of putting off to a future time (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    discontinuation of the meeting (of a legislative body) without dissolving it (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a pretext for delay or inaction (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who postpones work (especially out of laziness or habitual carelessness) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a worker who puts things (as books) on shelves (noun.person)
     
  • make slack as by lessening tension or firmness (verb.change)
    an occurrence of control or strength weakening (noun.event)
     
  • refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision (verb.communication)
    (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court) (noun.act)
     
  • send (money) in payment (verb.possession)
    a payment of money sent to a person in another place (noun.possession)
     

domain category (remit is domain category of ....)

  • (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court) (noun.act)
    the collection of rules imposed by authority (noun.group)
     

domain usage (remit is used in .... domain)

  • the topic that a person, committee, or piece of research is expected to deal with or has authority to deal with (noun.cognition)
    a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britai more.. (noun.location)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym entail cause derivation domain category remission remitment defer remand send back slacken referral issue decrease diminish loose loosen douse dowse call hold suspend probate transfer reschedule call off slacken remand remission remittal remittent loosening remitment jurisprudence law

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