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Verb: miss  mis
  1. Fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
    "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point";
    - lose
     
  2. Feel or suffer from the lack of
    "He misses his mother"
     
  3. Fail to attend an event or activity
    "I missed the concert"; "He missed school for a week"
     
  4. Leave undone or leave out
    "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten";
    - neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, leave out, overlook, overleap
     
  5. Fail to reach or get to on time
    "She missed her train"
     
  6. Be without
    "There is something missing in my jewellery box!";
    - lack
     
  7. Fail to hit
    "The arrow missed the target"
     
  8. Be absent
    "The child had been missing for a week"
     
  9. Fail to experience
    "Fortunately, I missed the hurricane";
    - escape
Noun: miss  mis
  1. A young woman
    "a miss of 18";
    - girl, missy, young lady, young woman, fille
     
  2. A failure to hit (or meet or find etc)
    - misfire
Noun: Miss  mis
  1. A form of address for an unmarried woman

Derived forms: missing, Misses, misses, missed

Type of: adult female, avoid, desire, fail, failure, form of address, go wrong, miscarry, neglect, title, title of respect, want, woman

Antonym: attend, have, hit

Encyclopedia: Miss