English definition of “miss”
FEEL SAD [T] › to feel sad about someone that you do not see now or something that you do not have or do now: I'll miss you when you go. [+ doing sth] He misses having a room of his own.
NOT GO TO [T] › to not go to something: I missed my class this morning.
NOT SEE/HEAR [T] › to not see or hear something or someone: Sorry, I missed that, could you repeat it please? We missed the first five minutes of the film.
NOT HIT [I, T] › to not hit or catch something as you intended: It should have been such an easy goal and he missed.
TOO LATE [T] › to arrive too late to get on a bus, train, or aircraft: If I don't leave now, I'll miss my train.
NOT NOTICE [T] › to not notice someone or something: It's the big house on the corner - you can't miss it.
miss a chance/opportunity › to not use an opportunity to do something: You can't afford to miss a chance like this.
miss the point › to not understand something correctly: He seems to be missing the point completely. → See also miss the boat