remiss Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “remiss” in the English Dictionary

"remiss" in British English

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remissadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /rɪˈmɪs/ formal
careless and not doing a ​duty well enough: You have been remiss inyourduties. [+ to infinitive] It was remiss of me toforget to give you the ​message.
(Definition of remiss from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"remiss" in American English

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 us   /rɪˈmɪs/
not doing a duty ​carefully or well enough: I would be remiss if I didn’t ​mention it.
(Definition of remiss from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “remiss”
in Chinese (Simplified) 疏忽的, 懈怠的, 玩忽职守的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疏忽的, 懈怠的, 玩忽職守的…
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