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OMIT (omitted, omitting)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does omit mean? 

OMIT (verb)
  The verb OMIT has 2 senses:

1. prevent from being included or considered or accepted
2. leave undone or leave out

  Familiarity information: OMIT used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OMIT (verb)


Sense 1omit [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Prevent from being included or considered or accepted

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting

Synonyms:

exclude; leave out; omit; except; leave off; take out

Context examples:

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

Hypernyms (to "omit" is one way to...):

do away with; eliminate; get rid of (terminate or take out)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "omit"):

elide (leave or strike out)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Something ----s somebody


Sense 2omit [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Leave undone or leave out

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting

Synonyms:

neglect; pretermit; leave out; omit; overleap; overlook; miss; drop

Context examples:

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

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "omit"):

forget (forget to do something)

jump; pass over; skip; skip over (bypass)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE


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