re·​mit·​tal ri-ˈmi-tᵊl How to pronounce remittal (audio)

Example Sentences

a king who was once obliged to do public penance for the remittal of his sins

Word History

First Known Use

1596, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of remittal was in 1596

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Cite this Entry

“Remittal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Jun. 2023.

Kids Definition


re·​mit·​tal ri-ˈmit-ᵊl How to pronounce remittal (audio)
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