Definitions For Remission


  • 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)
  • A payment of money sent to a person in another place
  • A period of time during a serious illness when the patient's health improves
  • The act of reducing or canceling the amount of money that you owe
  • The reduction of a prison sentence

Is Remission a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Remission is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Remission in a Sentence

  • The patient is in remission.
  • A temporary remission of symptoms
  • He was given remission for good behavior.

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