Definition for RE-MISS'

RE-MISS', a. [Fr. remis; L. remissus, supra.]

  1. Slack; dilatory; negligent; not performing duty or business; not complying with engagements at all, or not in due time; as, to be remiss in attendance on official duties; remiss in payment of debts.
  2. Slow; slack; languid. – Woodward.
  3. Not intense. These nervous, bold; those languid and remiss. – Roscommon.

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