from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To fail to include or mention; leave out: omit a word.
- transitive v. To pass over; neglect.
- transitive v. To desist or fail in doing; forbear.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To leave out or exclude.
- v. To fail to perform.
- v. To neglect or take no notice of.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To let go; to leave unmentioned; not to insert or name; to drop.
- transitive v. To forbear or fail to perform or to make use of; to leave undone; to neglect; to pass over.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To fail to use or to do; neglect; disregard: as, to omit a duty; to omit to lock the door.
- To fail, forbear, or neglect to mention or speak of; leave out; say nothing of.
- To leave out; forbear or fail to insert or include: as, to omit an item from a list.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. prevent from being included or considered or accepted
- v. leave undone or leave out
One of the things D&D seems to omit is how Godawful strong animals are.
What some people tend to omit is that these good decisions did not make themselves, they were made by the current members of the Plainfield Board of Education.
On this account we recommend to omit from the Swedish draft the paragraphs 5, 6, 8, 11, 16, and 19.
In its accounting to the world, none felt more keenly than the colored man, that America could not omit from the record the status of the former slave.
Here are the actual questions and answers, which you omit from the Waldman post on Brad’s site.
Obama, should "omit" he lied to everyone when he made his last selfserving speach regarding Trinity Church, and it's congregants.
Plus you don't see me freaking out when they "omit" the slavery of gauls by the Roman Empire.
Charles see you deliberately avoid the point. you do know what a lie of omission is don't you? you "omit" to tell her about safety precautions.
These charts are long horizontal strips, divided into six sections for the six possible answers to the question (A through E plus "omit").
But to "omit" such studies as suggested by the topics is to negate the value of community civics.