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  Words related to remission

Related / Similar Words: absolution, remittal, remission of sin, remitment, remit, subsidence, remittance

 

Definition:
  • the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance;
  • (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court);
  • an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease); "his cancer is in remission";
  • a payment of money sent to a person in another place;

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    Hyponyms: indulgence, resolution

     

    Part Meronyms: penance

     

    Derivational Morphology: absolve, remit, remand, send back, subside, lessen

     

    Anagrams: immersion, roominess, missioner, sermonise

     

     
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