Part of speech:
(Informal) A narrow escape from danger
A shave that is very short or near the skin.
Something that barely succeeds or nearly ends in failure or disaster.
Find another word for near-miss. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for near-miss, like: close-call, close-shave, narrow escape, near hit, near thing, squeaker and tight squeeze.