Definition of Miss


  • a form of address for an unmarried woman
  • a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)
  • a young woman
    "a young lady of 18"
    - young lady - young woman


  • fail to experience
    "Fortunately, I missed the hurricane"
  • be absent
    "The child had been missing for a week"
  • fail to reach
    "The arrow missed the target"
  • be without
    "This soup lacks salt"
    "There is something missing in my jewelry box!"
  • fail to reach or get to
    "She missed her train"
  • leave undone or leave out
    "How could I miss that typo?"
    "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
    - leave out
  • fail to attend an event or activity
    "I missed the concert"
    "He missed school for a week"
  • feel or suffer from the lack of
    "He misses his mother"
  • fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
    "I missed that remark"
    "She missed his point"
    "We lost part of what he said"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Miss

  • Scrabble® score of the miss (6)
  • Word Chums® score of the miss (8)
  • Words With Friends® score of the miss (7)

Unscramble miss

10 unscramble word found using the letters miss.

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