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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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When the technology revolution took place, we missed the bus," he said.
Swann is determined to learn from his previous experience of life with England and believes he has matured in the time since, stressing, 'I missed the bus a couple of times on that tour, but I was very young and I probably made one or two misjudgments that I wouldn't make now.
BRAVE Ian Wynne fought through the pain barrier to claim a thrilling kayaking bronze for Britain yesterday after fearing he'd missed the bus for Olympic glory.
40 from Cardiff will have just missed the bus via Llangefni that left at 21.
Granada Hills High student Patricia Cruz, 16, said she missed track and field practice because no one could pick her up and take her home in downtown Los Angeles if she missed the bus after school.
The 17-year-old cross-country champion sprinted around the stores to get the shopping done - but missed the bus back by four minutes.
Ms Hidle, aged 28, said: "We had planned to meet JD's dad Christopher for a drink, but missed the bus.
He missed the bus, matters snowballed and eventually he was at liberty for 29 days.
Herewith my poem: Just missed the bus, new situation, I'll go by train from railway station, Train would leave from platform seven, Just made it, sat down, Oh what heaven.
STEVE HARPER insists Newcastle have not missed the bus with plans to celebrate their Premier League return.
She said: "I must have only missed the bus by a matter of minutes and was forced to wait in the pouring rain until the next one arrived.
I just missed the bus and the next three buses did not turn up after 6.