Definitions for omitoʊˈmɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. exclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take out(verb)

    prevent from being included or considered or accepted

    "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"

  2. neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap(verb)

    leave undone or leave out

    "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"

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  1. omit(Verb)

    To leave out or exclude. (most common usage)

  2. omit(Verb)

    To fail to perform.

  3. omit(Verb)

    To neglect or take no notice of. (Obscure)

  4. Origin: (at least by 1422) Enters Late Middle English, from Latin omittere which means literally “to let go”, from ob- + mittere (“to send”), but also had the connotations to ‘fail to perform’ and ‘to neglect’.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'omit' in Verbs Frequency: #849


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