But for six months I was pretty much in remission until a couple of weeks ago.
It went into remission, but it would resurface in 2011; and Scott was able to beat it once again.
At the worst, the opposition movement is in a state of remission during the holiday season.
c.1200, "forgiveness or pardon (of sins)," from Old French remission "forgiveness (of sins), relief" (12c.), from Latin remissionem (nominative remissio) "relaxation, diminishing," lit. "a sending back, sending away," noun of action from past participle stem of remittere "slacken, let go, abate" (see remit). Used of diseases since early 15c.
remission re·mis·sion (rĭ-mĭsh'ən)
Abatement or subsiding of the symptoms of a disease.
The period during which the symptoms of a disease abate or subside.
A period in the course of a disease when symptoms become less severe.