### What does **remainder** mean?

# Definitions for **remainder**

rɪˈmeɪn dərre·main·der

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### Princeton's WordNet

remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest(noun)

something left after other parts have been taken away

"there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"

remainder(noun)

the part of the dividend that is left over when the dividend is not evenly divisible by the divisor

remainder, difference(noun)

the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend

end, remainder, remnant, oddment(verb)

a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

remainder(verb)

sell cheaply as remainders

"The publisher remaindered the books"

### Wiktionary

remainder(Noun)

A part or parts remaining after some has/have been removed.

remainder(Noun)

The amount left over after subtracting the divisor as many times as possible from the dividend without producing a negative result. If (dividend) and d (divisor) are integers, then can always be expressed in the form n = dq + r, where q (quotient) and r (remainder) are also integers and 0 r d.

remainder(Noun)

The number left over after a simple subtraction

10 minus 4 leaves a remainder of 6

remainder(Noun)

Excessive stock items left unsold and subject to reduction in price.

I got a really good price on this shirt because it was a remainder.

remainder(Noun)

An estate in expectancy which only comes in its heir's possession after an estate created by the same instrument has been determined

remainder(Verb)

To mark or declare items left unsold as subject to reduction in price.

The bookstore remaindered the unsold copies of that book at the end of summer at a reduced price.

remainder(Adjective)

remaining

### Webster Dictionary

Remainder(noun)

anything that remains, or is left, after the separation and removal of a part; residue; remnant

Remainder(noun)

the quantity or sum that is left after subtraction, or after any deduction

Remainder(noun)

an estate in expectancy, generally in land, which becomes an estate in possession upon the determination of a particular prior estate, created at the same time, and by the same instrument; for example, if land be conveyed to A for life, and on his death to B, A's life interest is a particuar estate, and B's interest is a remainder, or estate in remainder

Remainder(adj)

remaining; left; left over; refuse

### Freebase

Remainder

In arithmetic, the remainder is the amount "left over" after performing the division of two integers which do not divide evenly, that is, where the result of the division cannot be expressed as an integer.

### British National Corpus

Nouns Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'remainder' in Nouns Frequency: #2060

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of remainder in Chaldean Numerology is:

**2**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of remainder in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**6**

### Examples of remainder in a Sentence

This way, I think we can get through the

**remainder**of the fiscal year.The

**remainder**of the aerostat has also grounded itself in Montour County.He, Bolt, is out of the

**remainder**of the championship on medical exemption.There's no clear trend, we haven't seen much change in forecasts for the

**remainder**of the year.Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the

**remainder**is needed by others.

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## Translations for **remainder**

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- بقيةArabic
- zbytekCzech
- restDanish
- Restposten, RestGerman
- υπόλοιπο, υπόλοιποςGreek
- saldo, restoSpanish
- jakojäännös, jäännöserä, loppu, jäännösFinnish
- resteFrench
- մնացորդArmenian
- restoInterlingua
- invenduto, rimanenza, resto, avanzo, restanteItalian
- היתרהHebrew
- 売れ残り, 剰余, 残りJapanese
- 나머지Korean
- toenga, whakamakere, mōmōhangaMāori
- overstock, restant, opruimen, rest, uitverkopen, resterend, overblijfsel, overblijvend, overschotDutch
- resztaPolish
- resto, sobra, restante, diferençaPortuguese
- остаток, остаткиRussian
- پاڇِيSindhi
- restSwedish
- எஞ்சியTamil
- తరవాయిTelugu
- kalanTurkish
- 余Chinese

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