What does the word remit mean?

Usage examples for remit

  1. Ann courteously prayed him that he would be a merciful creditor and remit the payment of that she had indeed omitted, though truly out of no ill- will. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. With this borrowed money he would get away, and when he was in England his father was certain to remit his expenses. – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore