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synonyms for pretermit

  • discount
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • overlook
  • reject
  • spurn
  • underestimate
  • affront
  • condemn
  • depreciate
  • despise
  • detest
  • disdain
  • dismiss
  • rebuff
  • scant
  • scorn
  • slight
  • slur
  • brush aside
  • brush off
  • have nothing to do with
  • keep at arm's length
  • keep one's distance
  • laugh off
  • let go
  • live with
  • make light of
  • not care for
  • pass by
  • pass over
  • pass up
  • pay no attention to
  • pay no mind
  • shrug off
  • tune out
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antonyms for pretermit

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  • attend
  • heed
  • look at
  • note
  • notice
  • pay attention
  • recognize
  • regard
  • respect
  • admire
  • approve
  • cherish
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • like
  • love
  • praise
  • welcome
  • accomplish
  • achieve
  • complete
  • concern
  • do
  • finish
  • guard
  • nurture
  • protect
  • succeed
  • take care of
  • watch
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How to use pretermit in a sentence

We pretermit events more or less irritating to follow the urbane Englishman.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
As it is so cold, I think you may pass the word to pretermit the rounds to-night—save two.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
He greeted me with a brief nod and a grim smile, but did not pretermit his paternal functions.
TALES FROM BLACKWOODVARIOUS
But all will be expected, in the ensuing term, to proceed to those which they now pretermit.
THE REMARKABLE HISTORY OF SIR THOMAS UPMORE, BART., M.P., FORMERLY KNOWN AS "TOMMY UPMORE"R. D. BLACKMORE
Now in the sairvice of Goad and the King 'tis raight to pretermit no aiffort to bring the guilty to justice.
THE PATH OF THE KINGJOHN BUCHAN
But fear was too weak a counsellor for her to pretermit either her composure or her pleasures.
THE GOLDEN DOGWILLIAM KIRBY
Still the Inquisition did not entirely pretermit its labors.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF THE MIDDLE AGES; VOLUME IIHENRY CHARLES LEA
It cannot be demanded of me to pretermit, because of my crime, the duty more strongly required of me because of the crime.
THE FLIGHT OF THE SHADOWGEORGE MACDONALD
We mean to visit this to-morrow; so I may pretermit further mention of it here.
PASSAGES FROM THE FRENCH AND ITALIAN NOTEBOOKS, VOLUME 2NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
Here follow in Mr. Plush's MS. about twenty-four pages of railroad calculations, which we pretermit.
BURLESQUESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
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