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Idioms for missing
Words nearby missing
Definition for missing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of miss1
OTHER WORDS FROM missmiss·a·ble, adjectiveun·miss·a·ble, adjectiveun·missed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for missing
Sybil is dead, as is Matthew; Gregson is missing with dark hints about his fate.
Even those Christians who do want to minister amid the rancor of race and policing are missing the mark.
Even in the parts of the movement he does cover, some people and efforts are missing.The Real Story Behind the Fight for Marriage Equality|E.J. Graff|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was treated like an immigrant, working for minimum wage, missing his family and having to move on from his musical career.
Otherwise, we will be but celebrating an empty holiday, missing its true meaning altogether.
Dacres pleaded so earnestly that he was permitted to go with the small crew in search of the missing man.The Cruise of the "Lively Bee"|John De Morgan
These are discovered in a strip of meadow near by, one only missing.The Death Shot|Mayne Reid
The American loss was one hundred and forty-five killed and missing, and three hundred and four wounded.
While they were absent, George returned, and with him was the missing witness, Mr. Jared Thompson.Ralph Gurney's Oil Speculation|James Otis
Missing numbers or supplements will be supplied until exhausted, at regular price.
British Dictionary definitions for missing (1 of 4)
British Dictionary definitions for missing (2 of 4)
Derived forms of missmissable, adjective
Word Origin for miss
British Dictionary definitions for missing (3 of 4)
Word Origin for miss
British Dictionary definitions for missing (4 of 4)
Word Origin for Miss
Idioms and Phrases with missing
In addition to the idioms beginning with miss
- miss a beat
- miss by a mile
- miss fire
- miss is as good as a mile, a
- miss much
- miss out on
- miss the boat
- miss the point
- heart misses a beat
- hit or miss
- near miss
- not miss a trick