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  • 61 miss — I [[t]mɪ̱s[/t]] USED AS A TITLE OR A FORM OF ADDRESS ♦ Miss Misses (Please look at category 5 to see if the expression you are looking for is shown under another headword.) 1) N TITLE You use Miss in front of the name of a girl or unmarried woman …

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  • 62 miss — 1 /mIs/ verb NOT DO STH/FAIL TO DO STH 1 (T) to not go somewhere or do something, especially when you want to but cannot: I m really hungry. I missed breakfast. | Donna had to miss a week of school because of chickenpox. 2 NOT HIT/GET HOLD OF (I …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 63 Miss — Se conoce como Miss a una mujer que ha ganado un certamen de belleza: Concursos Internacionales Miss Mundo Miss Universo Miss Internacional Miss Tierra Miss Intercontinental Miss Turismo del Milenio Miss Reina Internacional del Turismo Miss… …

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  • 64 miss — miss1 [ mıs ] verb *** ▸ 1 not reach ▸ 2 not be present at ▸ 3 be too late for ▸ 4 not hear/understand ▸ 5 opportunity/chance ▸ 6 avoid something bad ▸ 7 feel sad about ▸ 8 no longer have something ▸ 9 car engine ▸ 10 not have period ▸ + PHRASES… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 65 Miss — For other uses, see MISS (disambiguation). Miss (pronounced /ˈmɪs/) is an English language honorific traditionally used only for an unmarried woman (not entitled to a higher title such as Doctor or Dame ). Originating in the 17th century, it is a …

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  • 66 miss — I UK [mɪs] / US verb Word forms miss : present tense I/you/we/they miss he/she/it misses present participle missing past tense missed past participle missed *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to fail to hit or reach something that you aim at The …

    English dictionary

  • 67 miss — dis·miss·ing·ly; kou·miss; miss; miss·ish; miss·out; re·miss; re·miss·ibil·i·ty; re·miss·ible; re·miss·ly; re·miss·ness; sub·miss; sub·miss·ly; un·miss·able; de·miss·ion; dis·miss; cher·e·miss; miss·ish·ness; re·miss·ible·ness; re·miss·ibly; …

    English syllables

  • 68 miss — {{11}}miss (n.1) late 12c., loss, lack; c. 1200, regret occasioned by loss or absence, from O.E. miss absence, loss, from source of missan to miss (see MISS (Cf. miss) (v.)). Meaning an act or fact of missing; a being without is from late 15c.;… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 69 Miss Me — This article is about Drake song feat. Lil Wayne. For Mohombi song featuring Nelly, see Miss Me (Mohombi song). For other uses of Miss Me , see Miss Me (disambiguation). Miss Me Single by …

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  • 70 miss — miss1 missable, adj. /mis/, v.t. 1. to fail to hit or strike: to miss a target. 2. to fail to encounter, meet, catch, etc.: to miss a train. 3. to fail to take advantage of: to miss a chance. 4. to fail to be present at or for: to miss a day of… …

    Universalium

  • 71 Miss A — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar al autor princi …

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  • 72 miss — I [[t]mɪs[/t]] v. t. 1) to fail to hit or strike 2) to fail to encounter, meet, catch, etc.: to miss a train[/ex] 3) to fail to take advantage of: to miss a chance[/ex] 4) to fail to be present at or for: to miss a day of school[/ex] 5) to notice …

    From formal English to slang

  • 73 Miss — 1. v. & n. v. 1 tr. (also absol.) fail to hit, reach, find, catch, etc. (an object or goal). 2 tr. fail to catch (a bus, train, etc.). 3 tr. fail to experience, see, or attend (an occurrence or event). 4 tr. fail to meet (a person); fail to keep… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 74 miss — 1. v. & n. v. 1 tr. (also absol.) fail to hit, reach, find, catch, etc. (an object or goal). 2 tr. fail to catch (a bus, train, etc.). 3 tr. fail to experience, see, or attend (an occurrence or event). 4 tr. fail to meet (a person); fail to keep… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 75 miss*/*/*/ — [mɪs] verb I 1) [I/T] to fail to catch, hit, or reach something I tried to catch the ball but missed.[/ex] An official said that the missiles had missed their targets.[/ex] 2) [T] to fail to be present for someone or something I had to miss a… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 76 Miss — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Miss », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Miss est le mot anglais équivalent au français… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 77 Miss — 1. Dat s miss (übel), säd Jan, dôr harr em n Hund in t holten (hölzern) Bên bäten. (Oldenburg.) – Hoefer, 461; Goldschmidt, 159. Holl.: Het is mis, zei Harmen, en hij stak de kraan bezijden het vat. (Harrebomée, I, 285.) 2. Dat was doch net hêl… …

    Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • 78 miss — I. /mɪs / (say mis) verb (t) 1. to fail to hit, light upon, meet, catch, receive, obtain, attain, accomplish, see, hear, etc.: to miss a train. 2. to fail to perform, attend to, be present at, etc.: to miss an appointment. 3. to perceive the… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 79 miss — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Miss is used after these nouns: ↑penalty {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb 1 not hit/catch/reach sth ADVERB ▪ completely ▪ barely, just, narrowly, nearly …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 80 miss —    The conventionally polite way of addressing a young woman who appears to be unmarried but is of marriageable age. Some speakers would use the term to a younger girl. It is used to an older woman in special situations, e.g. to a waitress in a… …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address