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English definition of “miss out”

miss out

phrasal verb with miss     /mɪs/ verb
B2 to fail to use an opportunity to enjoy or get an advantage from something: Don't miss out on the fantastic bargains in our summer sale . We didn't have a TV at home when I was young , and I felt as though I missed out.Opportunity Freedom to act
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