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  Words related to remand

Related / Similar Words: remit, send back, imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away

 

Definition:
  • the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial);
  • refer (a matter or legal case) to another committe or authority or court for decision;
  • lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life";

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    Derivational Morphology: imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remission, remitment, remit, prison guard, jailer, jailor, gaoler, screw, turnkey, jailhouse, clink, slammer, captivity, imprisonment, incarceration, immurement, internment

     

     
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