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1. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind.

Synonyms

  • overlook

Antonyms

  • wane
  • decrease

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Miss

  • preexists
  • alusuisse
  • reminisce
  • consists
  • resists
  • persists
  • insists
  • furniss
  • exists
  • enlists
  • twiss
  • swiss
  • suisse
  • suess
  • stys
  • pris
  • phariss
  • kriss
  • kris
  • fliss
  • flis
  • fariss
  • criss
  • cris
  • chriss
  • chris'
  • chris
  • brys
  • bliss'
  • bliss

How do you pronounce miss?

Pronounce miss as mɪs.

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Sentences with miss


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
A letter can let your friend know how much you miss her.

2. Verb, base form
You may not miss the extra food.

Quotes about miss


1. I'm always nervous! Especially when it comes to a series like 'Disgaea', where you do have such a devoted fan base, the last thing you want to do is disappoint. But I love playing bad guys and just always hope that fans will be forgiving if I miss the mark.
- Troy Baker

2. I suppose I miss the British cynicism and the humor.
- Rod Stewart

3. You can love someone so much...But you can never love people as much as you can miss them.
- John Green

2. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] feel or suffer from the lack of.

Synonyms

  • repent
  • regret
  • want
  • desire

Antonyms

  • male sibling
  • nonmember
  • parent
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] fail to attend an event or activity.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • neglect
  • skip

Antonyms

  • stop
  • stay
  • drop out
  • carefulness

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] fail to reach or get to.

Synonyms

  • move
  • go wrong
  • go
  • locomote
  • miscarry
  • travel

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • husband
  • stand still
  • ascend

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] leave undone or leave out.

Synonyms

  • jump
  • neglect
  • leave out
  • pretermit
  • pass over
  • skip
  • skip over
  • overlook
  • omit
  • drop
  • forget

Antonyms

  • attend to
  • son
  • defeat
  • lose

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] fail to reach.

Synonyms

  • undershoot

Antonyms

  • undershoot
  • hit

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. miss

verb. ['ˈmɪs'] be without.

Synonyms

  • exclude
  • want

Antonyms

  • include
  • pay up
  • keep track

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. miss

noun. ['ˈmɪs'] a young woman.

Synonyms

  • working girl
  • young woman
  • May queen
  • sexpot
  • maiden
  • hoyden
  • girl
  • skirt
  • wench
  • sex kitten
  • lass
  • belle
  • dame
  • romp
  • mill-girl
  • bird
  • soubrette
  • fille
  • young lady
  • gal
  • lassie
  • doll
  • jeune fille
  • Gibson girl
  • sister
  • party girl
  • shop girl
  • missy
  • chit
  • babe
  • rosebud
  • adult female
  • young girl
  • valley girl
  • tchotchke
  • gamine
  • bimbo
  • sweater girl
  • tomboy
  • queen of the May
  • tsatske
  • tshatshke
  • maid
  • peri
  • woman
  • chick
  • sex bomb
  • chachka
  • colleen
  • baby
  • tchotchkeleh
  • ring girl

Antonyms

  • male child
  • male
  • boy
  • male offspring

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. miss

noun. ['ˈmɪs'] a failure to hit (or meet or find etc).

Synonyms

  • failure

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • closing

Etymology

  • missen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • missan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. Miss

noun. a form of address for an unmarried woman.

Synonyms

  • title
  • form of address
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