Sentence Examples


  • While mainly occupied in those years with philosophical studies, Mill did not remit his interest in current politics.
  • It cannot remit the divine punishment for sin; that also is in the hands of God alone.
  • The Code enacted that if the landlord would re-enter before the term was up, he must remit a fair proportion of the rent.
  • An Indulgence is and can only be the remission of a merely ecclesiastical penalty; the church can remit what the church has imposed; it cannot remit what God has imposed.
  • Against any allowance or surcharge appeal lies to the High Court if the question involved is one of law, or to the Local Government Board, who have jurisdiction to remit a surcharge if, in the circumstances, it appears to them to be fair and equitable to do so.