What does pretermit mean?

Definitions for pretermit
ˌpri tərˈmɪtpreter·mit

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pretermit.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pretermit(verb)

    disregard intentionally or let pass

  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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pretermit(verb)

    to pass by; to omit; to disregard

  2. Origin: [L. praetermittere, praetermissum; praeter beyond + mittere to send. See Mission.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pretermit

    prē-tėr-mit′, v.t. to pass by: to omit: to leave undone:—pr.p. prētermit′ting; pa.t. and pa.p. prētermit′ted.n. Pretermis′sion, the act of passing by: omission. [L. præter, past, mittĕre, to send.]

How to pronounce pretermit?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say pretermit in sign language?

  1. pretermit


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pretermit in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pretermit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of pretermit

  1. pretermit

Translations for pretermit

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for pretermit »


Find a translation for the pretermit definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these pretermit definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"pretermit." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 18 Nov. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/pretermit>.

Are we missing a good definition for pretermit? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for pretermit:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.