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Definitions of miss:
  • noun:   a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)
  • noun:   a young woman
  • verb:   fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
    Example: "I missed that remark"
  • verb:   fail to attend an event or activity
    Example: "I missed the concert"
  • verb:   be without
    Example: "There is something missing in my jewellery box!"
  • verb:   be absent
    Example: "The child had been missing for a week"
  • verb:   fail to experience
    Example: "Fortunately, I missed the hurricane"
  • verb:   fail to reach
    Example: "The arrow missed the target"
  • verb:   feel or suffer from the lack of
    Example: "He misses his mother"
  • verb:   fail to reach or get to
    Example: "She missed her train"
  • verb:   leave undone or leave out
    Example: "How could I miss that typo?"
  • name:  A female given name (rare: 1 in 100000 females; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3111)
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #42809)

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See miss used in context: 100 poetry verses, 23 Shakespeare works, 2 quotations, 3 Mother Goose rhymes, 2 Bible passages, 15 definitions

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