omit

[oh-mit]
verb (used with object), omitted, omitting.
1.
to leave out; fail to include or mention: to omit a name from a list.
2.
to forbear or fail to do, make, use, send, etc.: to omit a greeting.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English omitten < Latin omittere to let go, equivalent to o- o-2 + mittere to send

omitter, noun
preomit, verb (used with object), preomitted, preomitting.
unomitted, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To omitted
Collins
World English Dictionary
omit (əʊˈmɪt)
 
vb , omits, omitting, omitted
1.  to neglect to do or include
2.  to fail (to do something)
 
[C15: from Latin omittere, from ob- away + mittere to send]
 
omissible
 
adj
 
o'mitter
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Etymonline
Word Origin & History

omit
early 15c., from L. omittere "lay aside, disregard, let go," from ob (here perhaps intensive) + mittere "let go, send."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Discuss the reasons why they might have omitted certain things and their
  feelings about the imperfections of their region.
And much of the verbiage could have been omitted to explain how it reverses the
  process.
Only a few words were omitted due to being inaudible.
Methodology is arbitrary, replication is lacking, and negative results are
  often omitted.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;