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  • 1 miss stays — phrasal of a ship : to fail in the attempt to go about * * * miss stays (nautical) To fail in going about from one tack to another • • • Main Entry: ↑miss …

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  • 2 miss stays — (of a sailing ship) fail in an attempt to go about from one tack to another. → stays …

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  • 3 miss-stays — …

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  • 4 To miss stays — Miss Miss, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Missed} (m[i^]st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Missing}.] [AS. missan; akin to D. & G. missen, OHG. missan, Icel. missa, Sw. mista, Dan. miste. [root]100. See {Mis }, pref.] 1. To fail of hitting, reaching, getting, finding,… …

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  • 5 To miss stays — Stay Stay (st[=a]), n. [AS. st[ae]g, akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. stag; cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, of Teutonic origin.] (Naut.) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other …

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  • 6 Stays (nautical) — Stays are the heavy ropes, wires, or rods on sailing vessels that run from the masts to the hull, usually fore and aft along the centerline of the vessel. The stay that runs aft is called backstay and the stay that runs forward is called forestay …

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  • 7 Miss — Miss, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Missed} (m[i^]st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Missing}.] [AS. missan; akin to D. & G. missen, OHG. missan, Icel. missa, Sw. mista, Dan. miste. [root]100. See {Mis }, pref.] 1. To fail of hitting, reaching, getting, finding,… …

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  • 8 miss — Synonyms and related words: abandon, avoid, babe, baby, bachelor girl, be bereaved of, be blind to, be caught out, be inattentive, be unwary, bird, blink at, blunder, broad, bungle, chick, clerical error, coed, colleen, come short, connive at,… …

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  • 9 miss the boat — Synonyms and related words: be behindhand, be late, be overdue, blow the chance, get up late, go amiss, go astray, keep everyone waiting, keep late hours, lose the chance, lose the opportunity, miscarry, misfire, miss, miss an opportunity, miss… …

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  • 10 miss the mark — Synonyms and related words: blunder, bungle, come short, err, fall down, fall short, foozle, go amiss, go astray, goof, miscarry, misfire, miss, miss out, miss stays, miss the boat, not bear inspection, not hack it, not make it, not measure up,… …

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  • 11 Miss Tulip Stays the Night — is a 1955 British comedy crime film directed by Leslie Arliss and starring Diana Dors, Patrick Holt, Jack Hulbert and Cicely Courtneidge.[1] A crime writer and his wife stay at a country house, where a mysterious corpse appears. Cast Diana Dors… …

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  • 12 Miss Marple (TV series) — This article is about the TV series starring Joan Hickson. For other uses including the series with Geraldine McEwan and Julia McKenzie, see Marple (disambiguation). Miss Marple Miss Marple title card Format …

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  • 13 Hove in stays — Stay Stay (st[=a]), n. [AS. st[ae]g, akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. stag; cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, of Teutonic origin.] (Naut.) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other …

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  • 14 In stays — Stay Stay (st[=a]), n. [AS. st[ae]g, akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. stag; cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, of Teutonic origin.] (Naut.) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other …

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  • 15 refuse stays — phrasal of a ship : to fail to go about : miss stays …

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  • 16 New Ways but Love Stays — Studio album by The Supremes Released October 1970 …

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  • 17 ego trip's Miss Rap Supreme — Format Reality Created by ego trip Starring MC Serc …

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  • 18 All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone — Infobox Album Name = All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone Type = Album Artist = Explosions in the Sky Released = February 20, 2007 Recorded = Pachyderm Studios in Cannon Falls, Minnesota August 2006 with John Congleton Genre = Post rock Length = 43:34 …

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  • 19 You're Gonna Miss Me — Infobox Film name = You re Gonna Miss Me Poster caption = Movie poster director = Keven McAlester producer = Keven McAlester Adrienne Gruben writer = narrator = starring = Roky Erickson Sumner Erickson Evelyn Erickson Jegar Erickson Billy Gibbons …

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  • 20 All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone — Álbum de Explosions in the Sky Publicación 20 de febrero de 2007 Grabación Pachyderm Studios en Cannon Falls, Minnesota Agosto de 2006 con John Congleton Género(s) …

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