She recounted the whole story except that she omitted names.
He omitted a few details to place himself in a more favorable light.
Don’t omit the details in your report.
Between gulps, Jean Louise told her shame, omitting nothing, and begging that she not be sent to Mobile, stretched, or thrown against a wall.
Harper Lee -- Go Set a Watchman
How many details had my parents omitted from their story?
Kiera Cass -- The Heir
(She omitted, however, the part about the imagined shark.
Trenton Lee Stewart -- The Mysterious Benedict Society
Just as the chapters on whaling in Moby-Dick can be omitted by all but the most punishment-loving readers, so the packing scenes that Morgenstern details here are really best left alone.
William Goldman -- The Princess Bride
Omitting the salutation, I began.
Gail Carson Levine -- Ella Enchanted
Her father is telling an abridged story of their flight, train stations, fearful crowds, omitting the stop in Evreux, but soon all of Marie-Laure’s attention is absorbed by the smells blooming around her: egg, spinach, melting cheese.
Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See
She found herself preoccupied about his rage should she misplace an accent, omit an umlaut.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
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So I told him, omitting only such minor details as automobiles and airplanes, and of course, the war.
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
I don’t even omit the kiss with Gale.
Suzanne Collins -- Catching Fire
"Okay," I say, omitting the fact that I got stuck with Alex as a partner.
Simone Elkeles -- Perfect Chemistry
But I do notice they omit the part where I covered her in flowers.
Suzanne Collins -- The Hunger Games
Not to omit that others were also given to her.
Markus Zusak -- The Book Thief
He omitted one detail: For the sake of Mac and his family, he said nothing of how the chocolate had been lost.
Laura Hillenbrand -- Unbroken
I will omit no opportunity That may convey my greetings, love, to thee.
William Shakespeare -- Romeo and Juliet
He began pouring out our secrets right and left in total disregard for my safety if not for his own, omitting nothing, knot-hole, pants and all.
Harper Lee -- To Kill a Mockingbird
And he was still more angry at having omitted to say it.
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
No dots were omitted, no crosses forgotten, no words blurred together—the handwriting was almost childlike in its neatness.
Khaled Hosseini -- The Kite Runner
I worked till the 12th, but omitted the 11th, which, according to my calculation, I supposed to be Sunday.
Daniel Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe
It even quoted "Home, Sweet Home," and made bold to translate it into Polish—though for some reason it omitted the Lithuanian of this.
Upton Sinclair -- The Jungle
At the same time I forced myself to keep my inventory in mind from start to finish, in the right order and omitting no item.
Albert Camus -- The Stranger
The Thain’s Book was thus the first copy made of the Red Book and contained much that was later omitted or lost.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Fellowship of the Ring
Halloa being a general observation which I had usually observed to be best answered by itself, I said, "Halloa!" politely omitting young fellow.
Charles Dickens -- Great Expectations
The fact that I was in peril frightened him, so I started omitting the scary stuff.
Nicholas Sparks -- Dear John
When? and by what path? for the dunce has omitted to tell me this.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
I cannot acquit him of that duty; nor could I think well of the man who should omit an occasion of testifying his respect towards anybody connected with the family.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
I may as well relate in this place what I omitted at the time of its occurrence.
Johann Wyss -- The Swiss Family Robinson
Mr. Ratchett had omitted to put his watch back an hour as he should have done at Tzaribrod .
Agatha Christie -- Murder On The Orient Express
As there is no motive for concealment, I am permitted to use them, and accordingly send you a transcript, simply omitting technical details of seamanship and supercargo.
Bram Stoker -- Dracula
But I omit them as altogether obsolete; and can hardly help suspecting them for mere sounds, full of Leviathanism, but signifying nothing.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
The Englishman then turned round and described the combat without omitting a single detail.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
I admitted almost everything about Ethan, omitting only the part about making love.
Ellen Hopkins -- Burned
—Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint, and anise, and cumin, and have omitted the weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy, and faith; these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.
Frederick Douglass -- The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
But White Fang learned to omit these preliminaries.
Jack London -- White Fang
She began rewriting and editing her diary, improving on the text, omitting passages she didn’t think were interesting enough and adding others from memory.
Anne Frank -- The Diary of a Young Girl
I was going to obey, but he suddenly arrested me, and added in the strangest tone — ’Be so good as to turn your lock, and draw your bolt — don’t omit it!’
Emily Bronte -- Wuthering Heights
We could not omit your name, could we?-and we feel certain, of course, that we can count on your loyalty and cooperation.
Ayn Rand -- Atlas Shrugged
Therefore, any gospels that described earthly aspects of Jesus’ life had to be omitted from the Bible.
Dan Brown -- The Da Vinci Code
When you paint the daughter of my good friend and business partner, please omit birthmark or back to the rabble you’ll go.
Stephen King -- The Shining
A HARD BISHOPRIC FOR A GOOD BISHOP The Bishop did not omit his pastoral visits because he had converted his carriage into alms.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
To eat them is admittedly a bit much, but the story requires a man-eater, so Polyphemos’ cannibalism cannot be omitted.
Homer -- The Odyssey
Dear mistress, I was there and will relate The perfect truth, omitting not one word.
Sophocles -- Antigone
That was a phrase he might omit.
Ernest Hemingway -- For Whom the Bell Tolls
In this state your patient will not omit, but he will increasingly dislike, his religious duties.
C.S. Lewis -- The Screwtape Letters
Not a fact has been omitted, not a detail has been exaggerated.
Jules Verne -- Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
We will omit all the process by means of which he arrived at this last conclusion; we have run too far ahead already….
Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Crime and Punishment
But he had omitted the real reason for his third trip.
Stephen King -- Misery
In most books, the I, or first person, is omitted; in this it will be retained; that, in respect to egotism, is the main difference.