fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
fail to reach or get to
fail to experience
fail to reach
A title of courtesy prefixed to the name of a girl or a woman who has not been married. see mistress, 5.
A young unmarried woman or a girl; as, she is a miss of sixteen.
A kept mistress. see mistress, 4.
In the game of three-card loo, an extra hand, dealt on the table, which may be substituted for the hand dealt to a player.
To fail of hitting, reaching, getting, finding, seeing, hearing, etc.; as, to miss the mark one shoots at; to miss the train by being late; to miss opportunites of getting knowledge; to miss the point or meaning of something said.
To omit; to fail to have or to do; to get without; to dispense with;
To discover the absence or omission of; to feel the want of; to mourn the loss of; to want.
To fail to hit; to fly wide; to deviate from the true direction.
To fail to obtain, learn, or find;
To go wrong; to err.
To be absent, deficient, or wanting.
The act of missing; failure to hit, reach, find, obtain, etc.