miss out on
phrasal to lose a good opportunity for <
missed out on a better job
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • miss out on — miss out (on (something)) to fail to use or enjoy an opportunity. Other people my age are married and have families, and I am beginning to feel I am missing out. We missed out on a chance to get a cheaper mortgage …   New idioms dictionary

  • miss out on — not be there, be unable to attend    If I have a job, I ll miss out on the soccer games after school …   English idioms

  • miss out on — lose an opportunity He missed out on the new job because he was late for the interview …   Idioms and examples

  • miss out on —  Miss …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • miss out on — fail to grasp, lose an opportunity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miss out (on something) — ˌmiss ˈout (on sth) derived to fail to benefit from sth useful or enjoyable by not taking part in it • Of course I m coming I don t want to miss out on all the fun! Main entry: ↑missderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • miss out on something — miss out (on (something)) to fail to use or enjoy an opportunity. Other people my age are married and have families, and I am beginning to feel I am missing out. We missed out on a chance to get a cheaper mortgage …   New idioms dictionary

  • miss out — (on (something)) to fail to use or enjoy an opportunity. Other people my age are married and have families, and I am beginning to feel I am missing out. We missed out on a chance to get a cheaper mortgage …   New idioms dictionary

  • miss out — v. (D; intr.) to miss out on (to miss out on a profitable deal) * * * [ mɪs aʊt] (D; intr.) to miss out on (to miss out on a profitable deal) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • miss out — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you miss out on something that would be enjoyable or useful to you, you are not involved in it or do not take part in it. [V P on n] We re missing out on a tremendous opportunity... [V P] Well, I m glad you could make it. I… …   English dictionary

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