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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To leave something out.

Usage examples (38)
  • They were embarrassed by the omission of his name during the ceremony.
  • If you've never been listed in Wikipedia, you can always argue that your omission is an oversight.
  • Anyone who thinks this "omission" is acceptable needs to remove the sheet and pointy hat and look around this fine country.
  • The omission is in all the editions I have consulted. — for more
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