Crossword clues for omit
- Forget, maybe
- Forget to mention
- Forget to include
- Fail to include
- Rule out
- X out
- Not include
- Not mention
- Neglect to mention
- Fail to note
- Leave blank
- Withhold, as information
- Go without saying?
- Leave unmentioned
- Fail to do
- Leave undone
- Miss in a list
- Be remiss about
- Fail to use
- One way to sin
- Neglect to include
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Omit \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.]
To let go; to leave unmentioned; not to insert or name; to drop.
These personal comparisons I omit.
To forbear or fail to perform or to make use of; to leave undone; to neglect; to pass over.
Her father omitted nothing in her education that might make her the most accomplished woman of her age.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
early 15c., from Latin omittere "let go, let fall," figuratively "lay aside, disregard," from assimilated form of ob (here perhaps intensive) + mittere "let go, send" (see mission). Related: Omitted; omitting.
vb. 1 (context transitive English) To leave out or exclude. 2 (context transitive English) To fail to perform. 3 (context transitive rare English) To neglect or take no notice of.
v. prevent from being included or considered or accepted; "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece" [syn: exclude, except, leave out, leave off, take out] [ant: include]
Usage examples of "omit".
We may, however, omit for the present any consideration of the particular providence, that beforehand decision which accomplishes or holds things in abeyance to some good purpose and gives or withholds in our own regard: when we have established the Universal Providence which we affirm, we can link the secondary with it.
As these several abnormal conditions and diseases will be treated of elsewhere in this volume, we omit their further consideration here.
The specific treatment, which should not be omitted, consists in administering doses of ten drops of the tincture of the muriate of iron in alternation with teaspoonful doses of the Golden Medical Discovery, every three hours.
Professor Pearson has omitted to enquire in a single case whether the alcoholism or the offspring came first.
Then I was greatly astonied, because I could not tell what this new vision signified, or what the intent of the celestiall god was, doubting least the former Priests had given me ill counsell, and fearing that they had not faithfully instructed me : being in this manner as it were incensed the god Osiris appeared to me the night following, and giving me admonition said, There is no occasion why thou shouldest be afraid with so often order of religion, as though there were somewhat omitted, but that thou shouldest rather rejoyce, since as it hath pleased the gods to call thee three times, when as there was never yet any person that atchieved to the order but once : wherefore thou maist thinke thy selfe happy for so great benefits.
All sensitive portions of the back should at first be omitted, in order that they may be benefited by the counter-irritation or drawing away of the blood.
Sibyl at once gave a full and truthful account of what had taken place, repeating her own remarks, and omitting only the fact that it was through her design that Bibbs had overheard them.
For the first time, Brye decided to omit one detail from his new, and accurate, story.
The hole in the cascabel for reeving a breeching has been purposely omitted in howitzers, as hitherto the use of a breeching has not been found necessary.
Principal theme, as such, is omitted, or affiliated with the coda, or one of its sections.
A couch by midwives attended with wholesome food reposeful, cleanest swaddles as though forthbringing were now done and by wise foresight set: but to this no less of what drugs there is need and surgical implements which are pertaining to her case not omitting aspect of all very distracting spectacles in various latitudes by our terrestrial orb offered together with images, divine and human, the cogitation of which by sejunct females is to tumescence conducive or eases issue in the high sunbright wellbuilt fair home of mothers when, ostensibly far gone and reproductitive, it is come by her thereto to lie in, her term up.
After dinner Calumet went out again to his work, apparently carefree and unconcerned, if we are to omit those thoughts in which Dade and Betty figured, Dade watched him with much curiosity, for the incident of the day before was still vivid in his mind, and if there had been.
I have transcribed all Chinese names in such a way that they can be easily remembered, omitting the diacritical marks of the Giles system of romanisation, which would only confuse the general reader.
Neither did he omit to take good Chyrurgeons, Doctors, Apothecaries, and Drugsters, to help the sick or wounded.
Prepare according to directions given for Baked Smelts a la Duxelles, omitting the chopped onion and the wine from the sauce.