Definition of 'remiss'
Example sentences containing 'remiss'
I see David's family so rarely, and the rest of you have been most remiss about producing a new generation.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2003) DREAMS OF INNOCENCE (2003)
`And I'm sure that Joan Jaspert will do everything possible to help, if only to demonstrate to me how maternally remiss I am.THE WHITE DOVE (2003)
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