[ pree-ter-mit ]
Part of SpeechverbOrigin + Etymology
Late 15th century; from the Latin praetermittere, from praeter "past, beyond" + mittere "let go"
verbto let pass without notice; disregard
verbA) He usually likes to pretermit his work emails, which gets him in trouble from time to time. B) She chose to pretermit her student's rude remark and carry on with the class.