1. The topic that a person, committee, or piece of research is expected to deal with or has authority to deal with (synset 105824016)
    "they set up a group with a remit to suggest ways for strengthening family life"
  2. (law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court) (synset 100122926)
  1. Send (money) in payment (synset 202259889)
    "remit $25"
  2. Hold back to a later time (synset 202648898)
    "let's postpone the exam"
  3. Release from (claims, debts, or taxes) (synset 201020809)
    "The taxes were remitted"
  4. Refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision (synset 200952006)
  5. Forgive (synset 200905900)
    "God will remit their sins"
  6. Make slack as by lessening tension or firmness (synset 200422078)
  7. Diminish or abate (synset 200269200)
    "The pain finally remitted"

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