Remit verb

What is Remit verb ?

Remit verb is 1. to reduce a prison sentence His prison sentence was remitted. 2. to send money (NOTE: remitting remitted) (noun) an area of responsibility given to someone This department can do nothing with the case as it is not part of our remit or is beyond our remit. He has been given the remit to deal with his father’s affairs.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level