To omit is to leave something out or to fail to do something.verb
An example of to omit is to tell your spouse about your trip but you fail to mention that you lost your wallet.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- omitter noun
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transitive verb o·mit·ted, o·mit·ting, o·mits
- To fail to include or mention; leave out: omit a word.
- a. To pass over; neglect.b. To desist or fail in doing; forbear.
Origin: Middle English omitten, from Latin omittere : ob-, against, away; see ob- + mittere, to send.