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Webster 1913 Edition


Remise

Re-mise′

(r?-m?z′)
,
Verb.
T.
[
imp. & p. p.
Remised
(-m?zd′)
;
p. pr. & vb. n.
Remising
.]
[F.
remise
delivery, surrender, fr.
remettre
to put back, deliver, L.
remittere
. See
Remit
.]
To send, give, or grant back; to release a claim to; to resign or surrender by deed; to return.
Blackstone.

Re-mise′

,
Noun.
(Law)
A giving or granting back; surrender; return; release, as of a claim.

Webster 1828 Edition


Remise

REMI'SE

,
Verb.
T.
s as z. [L. remissus, remitto; re and mitto, to send.]
To give or grant back; to release a claim; to resign or surrender by deed. A B hath remised, released, and forever quitclaimed to B C, all his right to the manor of Dale.

Definition 2022


Remise

Remise

See also: remise and remisé

German

Noun

Remise f (genitive Remise, plural Remisen)

  1. carriage house

Declension

remise

remise

See also: Remise and remisé

English

Noun

remise (plural remises)

  1. (music) The repetition or return of the opening material later in a composition.
  2. (fencing) A renewal of a failed action, without withdrawing the arm.
  3. (historical) A house for covered carriages; a chaise house. "this technique implied the existence of garages specializing in "stage-automobile" operations, but I never could discover the remises he used " - Nabokov (lolita)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sterne to this entry?)
  4. (historical) A livery carriage of a kind superior to an ordinary fiacre; so called because kept in a remise.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Cooper to this entry?)

Verb

remise (third-person singular simple present remises, present participle remising, simple past and past participle remised)

  1. To surrender all interest in a property by executing a deed, to quitclaim.

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Czech

Noun

remise f

  1. (medicine) remission

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

remise f (plural remises, diminutive remisetje n)

  1. carriage house
  2. tram house
  3. (chess) a tie, draw

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁəmiz/

Etymology 1

From the verb remettre. Compare mise.

Verb

remise f

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of remettre

Noun

remise f (plural remises)

  1. delivery, handing over; handover
  2. remission; reduction
  3. discount, reduction
  4. shed
  5. deferment, postponement

Etymology 2

From the verb remiser.

Verb

remise

  1. first-person singular present indicative of remiser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of remiser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of remiser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of remiser
  5. second-person singular imperative of remiser

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Spanish

Noun

remise m (plural remises)

  1. (Argentina) taxi, taxicab