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Meaning of OMIT

Pronunciation:  ow'mit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
  2. [v]  prevent from being included or considered or accepted; "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"
 

OMIT is a 4 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: drop, except, exclude, leave off, leave out, miss, neglect, overleap, overlook, pretermit, take out
 
 Antonyms: attend to, include, take to heart
 
 See Also: do away with, elide, eliminate, forget, get rid of, jump, pass over, skip, skip over

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\O*mit"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Omitted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Omitting}.] [L. omittere, omissum; ob (see {Ob-} + mittere
to cause to go, let go, send. See {Mission}.]
1. To let go; to leave unmentioned; not to insert or name; to
   drop.

         These personal comparisons I omit.    --Bacon.

2. To pass by; to forbear or fail to perform or to make use
   of; to leave undone; to neglect.

         Her father omitted nothing in her education that
         might make her the most accomplished woman of her
         age.                                  --Addison.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abandon, abbreviate, abridge, ban, bar, bar out, blink at, blockade, blot out, blue-pencil, bowdlerize, cancel, censor, count out, cross out, cut, cut off, cut out, debar, dele, delete, discount, disregard, edit, edit out, embargo, eradicate, erase, except, exclude, expunge, expurgate, fail, forget, freeze out, goldbrick, goof off, ignore, jump, keep out, kill, leave, leave loose ends, leave out, leave undone, let alone, let be, let dangle, let go, let slide, lock out, malinger, miss, neglect, obliterate, ostracize, overlook, overpass, pass over, pass up, preclude, pretermit, procrastinate, prohibit, reject, relegate, repudiate, rescind, rub out, send to Coventry, shirk, shut out, skip, slack, slight, strike, strike off, strike out, taboo, trifle, void
 

 

 

 

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