how to pronounce remit


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The above transcription of remit is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

remit is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of remit in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… with no remit now it's been extended for …”

meanings of remit


  1. To transmit or send (e.g. money in payment); to supply.
  2. To diminish, abate.
  3. To give up; omit; cease doing.
  4. To restore or replace.
  5. To refer (someone to something), direct someone's attention to something.
  6. To refrain from exacting or enforcing.
  7. To forgive, pardon (a wrong, offence, etc.).
  8. To give or deliver up; surrender; resign.
  9. To postpone.
  10. To send back.
  11. To allow (something) to slacken, to relax (one's attention etc.).
  12. To refer (something or someone) for deliberation, judgment, etc. (to a particular body or person).
  13. To show a lessening or abatement (of a specified quality).


  1. Terms of reference; set of responsibilities; scope.
  2. A communication from a superior court to a subordinate court.

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