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miss out

verb uk phrasal verb with miss   /mɪs/ us  
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.
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