miss

  1. a young woman
  2. a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)

Miss

Miss (pronounced s) is an English language honorific traditionally used only for an unmarried woman (not using another title such as `Doctor` or `Dame`). Originating in the 17th century, it is a contraction of mistress, which was used for all women. A period is not used to signify the contraction. Its counterparts are Mrs., usually used only f...
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Miss

A mismatch between the target and response. Cf. hit.
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Miss

A mismatch between the target and response. Cf. hit.
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miss

[n] - a failure to hit (or meet or find etc) 2. [v] - be absent 3. [v] - be without 4. [v] - fail to attend an event or activity 5. [v] - fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind 6. [v] - fail to reach or get to 7. [v] - feel or suffer from the lack of 8. [v] - fail to reach 9. [v] - fail to hi...
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Miss

Miss (mĭs) noun ; plural Misses (-sĕz). [ Contr. from mistress .] 1. A title of courtesy prefixed to the name of a girl or a woman who has not been married. See Mistress , 5. » There is diversity of usage in the application of this title to two o...
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Miss

Miss transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Missed (mĭst); present participle & verbal noun Missing .] [ Anglo-Saxon missan ; akin to D. & German missen , Old High German missan , Icelandic missa
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Miss

Miss intransitive verb 1. To fail to hit; to fly wide; to deviate from the true direction. « Men observe when things hit, and not when they miss Bacon. « Flying bullets now, To execute his rage, appear too slow; They miss , or sweep but common souls ...
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Miss

Miss noun 1. The act of missing; failure to hit, reach, find, obtain, etc. 2. Loss; want; felt absence. [ Obsolete] « There will be no great miss of those which are lost.» Locke. 3. Mistake; error; fault. Shak. « He did without any g...
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miss

Origin: Contr. Fr. Mistress. ... 1. A title of courtesy prefixed to the name of a girl or a woman who has not been married. See Mistress. ... There is diversity of usage in the application of this title to two or more persons of the same name. We may write either the Miss Browns or the Misses Brown. ... 2. A young unmarried woman or a girl; as, she...
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Miss

noun a form of address for an unmarried woman
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miss

noun a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)
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Miss

• (n.) Mistake; error; fault. • (n.) A young unmarried woman or a girl; as, she is a miss of sixteen. • (n.) A title of courtesy prefixed to the name of a girl or a woman who has not been married. See Mistress, 5. • (n.) Harm from mistake. • (v. i.) To go wrong; to err. • (n.) A kept mistress. See Mistress, 4. • (...
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Miss

A choice that proves incorrect.
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Miss

A missed spare. (blow, error, open)
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MISS

[disambiguation] MISS may stand for: ...
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Miss

An error; a blow; usually does not refer to an unmade split.
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