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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being lax and neglectful.

Usage examples (34)
  • This great remissness of mine has had its effect upon me.
  • An accident, and not remissness, has occasioned my silence.
  • The horse nuzzling for sugar roused Polly to a sense of her remissness.
  • "Bring me the prayers of these people and I will forget your remissness." for more
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