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Usage examples for omit

  1. Time would " give out" should I undertake to do justice to all these young ladies, beside I must not omit the young gentlemen. – Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends by Fanny Fern
  2. So much, few of those who have repeated his story omit to tell you. – The Life of Cesare Borgia by Raphael Sabatini
  3. In view of the condition expressed above it will be necessary in providing for flood catchment in the Wanaque drainage area to omit entirely from consideration the possibility of assistance from Greenwood Lake. – The Passaic Flood of 1903 by Marshall Ora Leighton
  4. I must not omit another incomparable Piece of Wit and Raillery against Popery, publish'd at that time. – A Discourse Concerning Ridicule and Irony in Writing (1729) by Anthony Collins
  5. The statutes in some states regulate his duty in this regard; it is one that he cannot safely omit. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  6. That my object is to remember everything gradually, and so omit nothing. – Happy-Thought Hall by F. C. Burnand
  7. We advised them for the future to omit this and some other particulars in their stories about the well; but probably, except from the padrecito, and others to whom we communicated what we saw, the next travellers will hear the same accounts that we did. – Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. I. by John L. Stephens
  8. Already the benefit of his instruction in this department of education is widely felt, and I omit no opportunity to advise teachers to avail themselves of a longer or shorter course of his admirable training. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  9. In the midst of these important and exciting events, however, they did not omit to place their liberties upon a secure and permanent foundation. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  10. A visit to Mr. John Payne, made, as usual, at tea time, is next recorded, and there was to have been another visit, but Burton, who was anxious to get to Folkestone to see his sister, had to omit it. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
  11. I mean that I prefer to trust to my experience, than to have you omit to tell me your suspicions." – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  12. O if I knew how to omit, I would ask no other knowledge. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  13. Thus the marquis continued: I am necessarily compelled to omit many particulars, my dear baron. – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  14. Your memory will soon furnish the colours which I shall omit to lay, and finish up the picture. – Letters to Sir William Windham and Mr. Pope by Lord Bolingbroke
  15. Never omit the address and date from any letter, whether of business, friendship, or ceremony. – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge
  16. Meanwhile do not omit preparation for war. – The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides
  17. Nor did he omit from his calculations the public clamor that would probably be raised should he deal too roughly with the priests. – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
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