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remiss

adjective [after verb] uk   us   /rɪˈmɪs/ formal
careless and not doing a duty well enough: You have been remiss in your duties. [+ to infinitive] It was remiss of me to forget to give you the message.
Translations of “remiss”
in Chinese (Traditional) 疏忽的, 懈怠的, 玩忽職守的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疏忽的, 懈怠的, 玩忽职守的…
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