the remainder

Definition of the remainder

  1. :  the part that is left when the other people or things are gone, used, etc. Most of the students left today and the remainder will leave tomorrow. —often + of The players will be suspended for the remainder of the season.

Word by Word Definitions

remainderplay
  1. :  an interest or estate in property that follows and is dependent on the termination of a prior intervening possessory estate created at the same time by the same instrument

    :  a remaining group, part, or trace

    :  the number left after a subtraction

  1. :  leftover, remaining

  1. :  to dispose of as remainders


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