Definition of Remainder
an amount that is extra
Examples of Remainder in a sentence
After dividing 3 into 25, the remainder to the math problem is one because 3 goes into 25 eight times with 1 left over.
Once I finished working for ten hours at my job, I spent the remainder of the day resting in my recliner at my house.
Two pieces were cut out of the fabric and the remainder of the fabric was used as scraps for my craft projects.
After the deductions were taken out of my paycheck, the remainder of it became my net pay or take home pay.
The first one hundred pages of the book described how the main character got into trouble and the remainder of it explained how she resolved her problems.
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