missed : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
I missed that remark
She missed his point
- v feel or suffer from the lack of
- v fail to attend an event or activity
I missed the concert
He missed school for a week
- v leave undone or leave out
- v fail to reach or get to
She missed her train
- v be without
- v fail to reach
The arrow missed the target
- v be absent
- v fail to experience
Fortunately, I missed the hurricane
- s not caught with the senses or the mind
- Think we missed one? Send us your thoughts and we'll post a selection of your comments online.
- If you missed the news this week, you didn't miss all that much.
- What kind of person just missed the cut? By JOEL STEIN If you're like me, which is to say ridiculously egotistical, you look at lists like the PTI 100 and wonder, Where do I fit in?.
- Paul Goydos in AFP
It's almost a mythical number in our game,Goydos said. "I've gone from clubbing a ball in the backyard all the way to the moon, and missed all the steps in between."
- Diego Forlan in USA Today
We were so close to a World Cup final and we have missed a great chance,Forlan said.
- Bernie Mac in NEWS.com.au
In 2007 Mac told the TV host David Letterman that he planned to retire soon, adding: "I'm going to still do my producing, my films, but I want to enjoy life a little bit. I missed a lot of things, you know."