omit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(at least by 1422) Enters Late Middle English, from Latin omittere which means literally “to let go”, from ob- + mittere (“to send”), but also had the connotations to ‘fail to perform’ and ‘to neglect’.

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Verb[edit]

omit (third-person singular simple present omits, present participle omitting, simple past and past participle omitted)

  1. (transitive) To leave out or exclude.
  2. (transitive) To fail to perform.
  3. (transitive, rare) To neglect or take no notice of.

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Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

omit

  1. Second-person singular indicative present form of omia.
  2. Second-person singular indicative past form of omia.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

omit

  1. third-person singular past historic of omettre