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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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And, if you don't want to discuss it, then you are missing the boat, not the next person."
titles for December 1, 2004 to November 27, 2005, led by Rent (thanks to its Thanksgiving holiday opening), Missing the boat and also the million-dollar mark were nonetheless well-received titles including Heights, Cote d'Azur, Beautiful Boxer, The Dying Gaul, and Ballets Russes.
With five major enclosed shopping malls (Garden State Plaza, Riverside Square, Paramus Park Mall, Bergen Mall and Fashion Mall), and the abundance of traffic on the Route 4 and 17 corridors, if you are not doing business in Paramus, you are "missing the boat." On average, the traffic on Paramus' retail corridors moves slower due to the high volume of vehicles.
"I'm afraid some young athletes may be missing the boat on that, thinking some magic pill can make up for the lack of proper training," he says.