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Synonyms for miss

fail to hit

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mishit

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fail to notice

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misunderstand

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long for

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  • long for
  • wish for
  • yearn for
  • want
  • need
  • hunger for
  • pine for
  • long to see
  • ache for
  • feel the loss of
  • regret the absence of

be late for

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  • be late for
  • fail to catch or get

not go to

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  • not go to
  • skip
  • cut
  • omit
  • be absent from
  • fail to attend
  • skive off
  • play truant from
  • bludge
  • absent yourself from

mishear

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miss something or someone out

Synonyms for miss

to go wrong, be unsuccessful, or fail to attain a goal

to fail to take advantage of

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Synonyms for miss

a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)

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a form of address for an unmarried woman

fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind

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feel or suffer from the lack of

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fail to attend an event or activity

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fail to reach or get to

be without

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fail to experience

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References in classic literature ?
Miss Ophelia's conscientiousness was ever on the alert.
Well, I'll do what I can," said Miss Ophelia; and she approached her new subject very much as a person might be supposed to approach a black spider, supposing them to have benevolent designs toward it.
Really, is bad enough," returned Miss Pross, "but better.
Miss Betsey, looking round the room, slowly and inquiringly, began on the other side, and carried her eyes on, like a Saracen's Head in a Dutch clock, until they reached my mother.
While Miss Skiffins was taking off her bonnet (she retained her green gloves during the evening as an outward and visible sign that there was company), Wemmick invited me to take a walk with him round the property, and see how the island looked in wintertime.
You are aware that you have broken the rules," said Miss Wilson quietly.
THE Mouse watches Miss Moppet from the top of the cupboard.
Elizabeth soon saw that she was herself closely watched by Miss Bingley, and that she could not speak a word, especially to Miss Darcy, without calling her attention.
But I did not waste my time in considering Miss Bordereau, in whom the appearance of respiration was so slight as to suggest that no human attention could ever help her more.
When he was introduced he understood why, for Miss Honeychurch, disjoined from her music stool, was only a young lady with a quantity of dark hair and a very pretty, pale, undeveloped face.
The woman has spared Miss Emily the trouble of dismissing her.
In these terms and in the smoothest of voices, Miss Pink opened the interview.
But," said Miss Cornelia, with the air of one determined to take the plunge and have it over, "I will tell you something else.
And, in this place, it may be as well to apprise the reader, that Miss Fanny Squeers was in her three-and-twentieth year.
They're too lovely for anything," said Miss Leeson, smiling in exactly the way the angels do.