Meaning of “remand” in the English Dictionary

"remand" in British English

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remandverb [ T often passive ]

uk /rɪˈmɑːnd/ us /rɪˈmænd/ specialized

to send someone accused of committing a crime away from court until their trial begins:

He was remanded on theft charges.
The accused was remanded in custody (= kept in prison before the trial began) for a week.
be remanded on bail

to be allowed to leave a law court after you have been accused of committing a crime to go to a particular place, usually your home, to wait until the trial begins, after paying an amount of money to the court that will not be given back if you do not appear at the trial

remandnoun [ U ]

uk /rɪˈmɑːnd/ us /rɪˈmænd/ specialized

(Definition of “remand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)