omit /oˈmɪt, ə-/
O·mit v. t. [imp. & p. p. Omitted; p. pr. & vb. n. Omitting.]
1. To let go; to leave unmentioned; not to insert or name; to drop.
These personal comparisons I omit. --Bacon.
2. 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. --Addison.
v 1: 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]
2: leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?";
"The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
[syn: neglect, pretermit, drop, miss, leave out,
overlook, overleap] [ant: attend to]
[also: omitting, omitted]