missing missing  /ˈmɪs ɪŋ/


  1. (adj) not able to be found
  2. (adj) nonexistent



  1. The amount of missing materiel was not huge.
  2. The parents of the British girl who went missing in Portugal are now under suspicion, but much about the case remains a baffling mystery.
  3. John Darwin, the missing kayaker who resurfaced, claiming amnesia, more than five years after apparently drowning, and his wife, Anne, are now both in custody.


  1. Missing June Jam Golf Carts Returned, DSP Searches For Suspects

    HOUSTON, Del. - The four missing carts from the 35th annual June Jam are now back where they're supposed to be at the Golf Cart Sales and Service Shop in Goldsboro, Md.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WMDT Salisbury

  2. Missing Orlando woman located at Gainesville hospital

    A missing 84-year-old woman who was seen leaving an Orlando hospital Thursday morning has been located at Shands Hospital in Gainesville.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: FOX 35 Orlando

  3. Missing Orlando elderly woman found safe

    A missing 84-year-old woman last seen leaving Florida Hospital with two women on Wednesday has been
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Central Florida News 13


  1. "I did do everything that I was told to do and did the best I could to balance jobs and show up," she said. "I wasn't missing the classes just to hang out and do anything like that. I was working mostly in Morocco -- the trip I was working...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: NECN

  2. England coach Fabio Capello has commented publicly on the loss of Beckham, saying, "David is a great professional and has worked very hard to be ready for the World Cup, so missing it will be a big blow."
    on Mar 15, 2010 By: David Beckham Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  3. "We're prepared to help move US Navy assets to help find those who have lost their lives, to help find the missing, and to help stabilise the situation," Bush said. "Let the US come and help you help the people."
    on May 6, 2008 By: President Bush Source: IRINnews.org

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