An example of remit is to pardon someone for lying.
An example of remit is to mail a check to a friend.
The storm remitted its fury.
The symptoms of the disease remitted.
Without remitting one's efforts.
Please remit the full amount by the date shown.
To remit the performance of an obligation.
Origin of remit
- Middle English remitten to send back from Latin remittere re- re- mittere to send
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin remittere (“to send, send back").