Definition of miss its/the mark
- Their estimates completely missed the mark.
- The ad campaign was supposed to appeal to young people but it missed the mark.
: to fail to hit, reach, or contact
: to discover or feel the absence of
: to fail to obtain
: disadvantage or regret resulting from loss
: a failure to hit
: a failure to attain a desired result
used as a title prefixed to the name of an unmarried woman or girl
used before the name of a place or of a line of activity or before some epithet to form a title for a usually young unmarried female who is representative of the thing indicated
: young lady
: a boundary land
: a conspicuous object serving as a guide for travelers
: something (such as a line, notch, or fixed object) designed to record position
: to fix or trace out the bounds or limits of
: to plot the course of : chart
: to set apart by or as if by a line or boundary
: any of various old European units of weight used especially for gold and silver
: a unit of value:
: an old English unit equal to 13s 4d
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