Definition: a span of time when a condition is less severe or not affecting an individual
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): respite, abeyance
Antonym(s): penalty, punishment
1. During remission, the patient’s body will be free of cancerous cells.
2. Hopefully the medicine will provide me with a remission so I can sleep for a while.
3. While you may experience a remission of symptoms in two or three days, you should take the antibiotics for seven days.