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miss

(Long for), verb desiderate, desire, pine for, reeret the loss

miss

(Overlook), verb disregard, fail to accomplish, fail to attain, fail to catch, fail to hear, fail to perform, fail to reeeive, fail to see, fail to understand, fall short, gloss over, go amiss, go astray, ignore, lack, let slip, let the moment pass, lose, lose an opportunity, miscarry, miscue, misfire, miss a chance, miss the mark, not succeed, omit, overlook, prove unsuccessful, skip
See also: disregard, fail, ignore, lack, lose, miscue, need, neglect, omit, overlook, pretermit, require
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Let's go before we miss the bus," he said as he sauntered confidently past Blaze and Mr.
Mr Chapman, defending, said: "She was on her way to visit a friend and was worried she would miss the bus.
I was 19 and had only bowled about 200 first-class overs so I wasn't good enough for starters and then it doesn't help when you miss the bus with a guy who is pretty strict on discipline in charge.
And if you are running late you will miss the bus by a minute.
This, along with those infernal multi -bus stops means passengers can miss the bus they need/want, making for a longer wait.