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Another word for miss

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Verb
  1. To go wrong, be unsuccessful, or fail to attain a goal

      1. To fail to ignite when expected. Used of an internal-combustion engine.
      2. To fail to discharge. Used of a firearm.
      3. To fail to achieve an anticipated result:
      1. To have a miscarriage.
      2. To go astray or be lost in transit, as mail or cargo.
      3. To fail to attain an intended goal, as a plan or project.
  2. To fail to take advantage of

      1. To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
      2. To cause to lose energy, strength, or vigor; exhaust, tire, or enfeeble:
      3. To fail to take advantage of or use for profit; lose:
      1. To be unsuccessful in retaining possession of; mislay:
      2. To be deprived of (something one has had):
      3. To be left alone or desolate because of the death of:

Another word for miss

Noun
  1. A failure

  2. A young woman

    See also:

    girl

  3. Title for a woman

Verb
  1. To feel a want

    See also:

    want

    need

  2. To fail to catch

  3. To fail to hit

  4. To fail to use

      1. A term used to describe a transaction between three brokers in which one does not use his/her name. For example, a broker receives a buy order that he or she can’t transact. The broker asks a second broker to handle the order. So the second broker buys the stock from a third broker on behalf of the first broker’s client. The transaction is recorded in the records of the firms and exchange as if the first broker was never involved. A term used to describe a transaction between three brokers in which one does not use his/her name. For example, a broker receives a buy order that he or she can’t transact. The broker asks a second broker to handle the order. So the second broker buys the stock from a third broker on behalf of the first broker’s client. The transaction is recorded in the records of the firms and exchange as if the first broker was never involved.
      1. To hold oneself back; forbear from doing something:
      1. To stay clear of; go around or away from:
      2. To take measures so as not to meet or see (someone):
      3. To prevent from happening:
    See also:

    abstain

Idioms:

    a miss is as good as a mile