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missing

  

      adj  
1    not present; absent or lost  
2    not able to be traced and not known to be dead  
nine men were missing after the attack     
3    go missing          to become lost or disappear  
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missing  
      adj  
1    not present; absent or lost  
2    not able to be traced and not known to be dead  
nine men were missing after the attack     
3    go missing   to become lost or disappear  


missing fundamental  
      n   a tone, not present in the sound received by the ear, whose pitch is that of the difference between the two tones that are sounded  
missing link  
      n  
1    sometimes caps; usually preceded by: the   a hypothetical extinct animal or animal group, formerly thought to be intermediate between the anthropoid apes and man  
2    any missing section or part in an otherwise complete series  

English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  

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missing

  
  
absent, astray, gone, lacking, left behind, left out, lost, mislaid, misplaced, not present, nowhere to be found, unaccounted-for, wanting  
  
Antonyms     
   accounted for, at hand, available, here, in attendance, on hand, present, there, to hand  

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go missing v.
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
abbr. acron.
fear of missing out
[Slang] I want to stay home tonight but I have FOMO.
abbr. acron.
joy of missing out
[Slang] I had a great day, didn't even check Facebook. Pure JOMO.
exp.
to lose one's temper
very familiar
exp.
face a specific situation; act in a certain way
E.g.: John went out of rehab a few days ago and he is determined to not go down that road again.
n.
go fast, move very quickly
exp.
deteriorate very quickly
exp.
go out in the street to protest
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
exp.
go for something, take one's chances
exp.
let the time go by without doing something important, relax, waste time
E.g.: It was a quite evening: we sat around chatting and watching TV.
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
n.
way of traveling in which you go from one apartment to another usually sleeping on a couch, and either at friends, acquaintances or through a web site
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
exp.
neighborhood considered dangerous, where it's not recommended to go, especially as an outsider
exp.
1. to stop using an addictive substance abruptly and completely. 2. to undergo sudden and complete withdrawal from a habitual activity or behavior pattern. 3. to begin or do something without planning, preparation, or practice.
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