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miss  

[1]  
      vb  
1    to fail to reach, hit, meet, find, or attain (some specified or implied aim, goal, target, etc.)  
2    tr   to fail to attend or be present for  
to miss a train, to miss an appointment     
3    tr   to fail to see, hear, understand, or perceive  
to miss a point     
4    tr   to lose, overlook, or fail to take advantage of  
to miss an opportunity     
5    tr   to leave out; omit  
to miss an entry in a list     
6    tr   to discover or regret the loss or absence of  
he missed his watch, she missed him     
7    tr   to escape or avoid (something, esp. a danger), usually narrowly  
he missed death by inches     
8    miss the boat or bus   to lose an opportunity  
      n  
9    a failure to reach, hit, meet, find, etc.  
10    give (something) a miss  
Informal   to avoid (something)  
give the lecture a miss, give the pudding a miss        (See also)        miss out  
     (Old English missan (meaning: to fail to hit); related to Old High German missan, Old Norse missa)  
  missable      adj  
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miss, Miss, Miss, air miss

Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
enseño historia
exp.
J'aime travailler !
n.
to get so focused on the details or intricacies of something that you miss the big picture or the main point
His book subject is quite good, but he tends to miss the forest for the trees. (tending to get in too much detail and miss the essence).
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
exp.
love you loads
"je t'aime beaucoup" in French
exp.
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
o.
talk to you later
exp.
you only live once
[Fam.] acronym
n.
person that you date
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
adj.
done because you want to
[US] i did the proyect voluntary to improve my grade
adj.
the decision is yours
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
o.
Shortening of Talk To You Soon
n.
is a sarcastic phrase, actualy point's out someone's pessimism
exp.
vous ne m'en voudrez pas si je vous demande pourquoi ?
do you mind my asking why you are so late? = vous ne m'en voudrez pas / puis-je vous demander pourquoi vous êtes si en retard ?
id.
the carrot is more effective than the stick
exp.
The actual say is: "You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar" This means that it is easier to persuade people if you use polite arguments and flattery than if you are confrontational.
n.
at what times you climb for class today
[UK]
exp.
t'as pas compris, tu veux que je te fasses un dessin?
what part of "you can't come with us" don't you understand? what part of "NO" don't you understand?
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
n.
Yo era un niño, ahora soy un adulto

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