near missnoun [ C usually singular ]uk /ˌnɪə ˈmɪs/ us /ˌnɪr ˈmɪs/
near miss noun [ C usually singular ] (HIT)
Thesaurus: synonyms and related words
(Definition of “near miss” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Get a quick, free translation!
Word of the Day
said to emphasize that being part of a group makes you less likely to be harmed