remise









remise


verb (used with object), re·mised, re·mis·ing. Law.

  1. to give up a claim to; surrender by deed.

verb

  1. (tr) law to give up or relinquish (a right, claim, etc); surrender
  2. fencing to make a renewed thrust on the same lunge after the first has missed

noun

  1. fencing a second thrust made on the same lunge after the first has missed
  2. obsolete a hired carriage
  3. obsolete a coach house
v.

in law, “give up, surrender, make over to another,” late 15c., from noun remise, from Old French remise, past participle of remettre “to send back,” from Latin remittere (see remit). Related: Remised; remising.

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