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omit
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
to exclude or neglect something
  • We could not omit your name, could we?
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (2% in)
  • "Did it ever occur to you, Miss Taggart," said Galt, in the casual tone of an abstract discussion, but as if he had known her thoughts, "that there is no conflict of interests among men, neither in business nor in trade nor in their most personal desires-if they omit the irrational from their view of the possible and destruction from their view of the practical?
    3.2 Part 3 Chapter 2 — The Utopia of Greed (74% in)
  • They printed stories about the refusal of the wage raise, omitting any mention of who had refused it or who held the exclusive legal power to refuse, as if counting on the public to forget legal technicalities under a barrage of stories implying that an employer was the natural cause of all miseries suffered by employees.
    3.6 Part 3 Chapter 6 — The Concerto of Deliverance (1% in)
  • Just as your mystics of spirit invented their heaven in the image of our earth, omitting our existence, and promised you rewards created by miracle out of non-matter-so your modern mystics of muscle omit our existence and promise you a heaven where matter shapes itself of its own causeless will into all the rewards desired by your non-mind.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (54% in)
  • Just as your mystics of spirit invented their heaven in the image of our earth, omitting our existence, and promised you rewards created by miracle out of non-matter-so your modern mystics of muscle omit our existence and promise you a heaven where matter shapes itself of its own causeless will into all the rewards desired by your non-mind.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (54% in)

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