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  • remittable — See remitment. * * * …   Universalium

  • remittable — adjective Capable of being remitted …   Wiktionary

  • remittable — adj. pardonable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • remittable — re·mit·ta·ble …   English syllables

  • remittable — id.əbəl adjective Etymology: remit + able : that may be remitted …   Useful english dictionary

  • remit — remittable, adj. /ri mit /, v., remitted, remitting, n. v.t. 1. to transmit or send (money, a check, etc.) to a person or place, usually in payment. 2. to refrain from inflicting or enforcing, as a punishment, sentence, etc. 3. to refrain from… …   Universalium

  • remit — I. verb (remitted; remitting) Etymology: Middle English remitten, from Latin remittere to send back, from re + mittere to send Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to lay aside (a mood or disposition) partly or wholly b. to desist from (an… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Zimbabwe — Zimbabwean, adj., n. /zim bahb way, wee/, n. 1. Formerly, Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesia. a republic in S Africa: a former British colony and part of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland; gained independence 1980. 11,423,175; 150,330 sq. mi.… …   Universalium

  • remit — verb rɪ mɪt (remits, remitting, remitted) 1》 refrain from exacting or inflicting (a debt or punishment).     ↘Theology pardon (a sin). 2》 send (money) in payment, especially by post. 3》 refer (a matter for decision) to an authority.     ↘Law send …   English new terms dictionary

  • pardonable — adj 1. forgivable, excusable, absolva ble, remittable; justifiable, warrantable, defensible, supportable. 2. venial, minor, unimportant, insignificant, inconsequential, trivial, trifling, nugatory; condonable, sanc tionable, allowable,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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