Definitions for



Overview of verb miss

The verb miss has 9 senses? (first 8 from tagged texts)
1. (16) miss, lose

(fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point"; "We lost part of what he said")

2. (13) miss

(feel or suffer from the lack of; "He misses his mother")

3. (9) miss

(fail to attend an event or activity; "I missed the concert"; "He missed school for a week")

4. (6) neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap

(leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten")

5. (5) miss

(fail to reach or get to; "She missed her train")

6. (4) miss, lack

(be without; "This soup lacks salt"; "There is something missing in my jewelry box!")

7. (4) miss

(fail to reach; "The arrow missed the target")

8. (1) miss

(be absent; "The child had been missing for a week")

9. miss, escape

(fail to experience; "Fortunately, I missed the hurricane")


Overview of adj missed

The adj missed has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. lost, missed

(not caught with the senses or the mind; "words lost in the din")

Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices