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 Dictionary entry overview: What does remiss mean? 

REMISS (adjective)
  The adjective REMISS has 1 sense:

1. failing in what duty requires

  Familiarity information: REMISS used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

REMISS (adjective)

Sense 1remiss [BACK TO TOP]


Failing in what duty requires


remiss; delinquent; neglectful; derelict

Context examples:

derelict (or delinquent) in his duty / neglectful of his duties / remiss of you not to pay your bills


negligent (characterized by neglect and undue lack of concern)

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