Definition of remissible in English:

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remissible

Pronunciation: /rəˈmisəb(ə)l/

adjective

(Especially of sins) able to be pardoned.
Example sentences
  • Because the Lord Jesus had commissioned them to preach three things: firstly, Christ died; secondly, He rose again; and, thirdly, repentance for the remissible of sins.
  • The heart of Owen’s argument is that easily remissible sins are incompatible with the sin-bearing death of Christ.
  • There will be a condition which may possibly obtain pardon,- in the case, namely, of a remissible sin.

Origin

Late 16th century: from French rémissible or late Latin remissibilis, from remiss- 'slackened', from the verb remittere (see remiss).

Words that rhyme with remissible

admissible, dismissible, immiscible, impermissible, irremissible, miscible, omissible, permissible, transmissible

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: re·mis·si·ble

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