Definition of Remissive

1. a. Remitting; forgiving; abating.



Definition of Remissive

1. Adjective. Remitting; forgiving; abating. ¹

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Definition of Remissive

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Remissive

remise
remised
remises
remising
remiss
remissful
remissibility
remissible
remissibleness
remissibly
remission
remission induction
remission induction chemotherapy
remission of sin
remissions
remissive (current term)
remissly
remissness
remissnesses
remissory
remit
remitment
remitments
remits
remittable
remittal
remittals
remittance
remittance man
remittance men

Literary usage of Remissive

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1. Analytic Elocution: Containing Studies, Theoretical and Practical, of by James Edward Murdoch (1884)
"The Triple Measure, which consists of three syllables, the remissive ... consisting of four syllables, the remissive action being divided between three of ..."

2. Diseases of the Intestines: Their Special Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment by John Conrad Hemmeter (1902)
"The onset is more abrupt than in appendicitis, and the pain is remissive in ... Onset is more abrupt, pain of severer type, remissive in character, ..."

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