missout

noun
miss·​out | \ ˈmis-ˌau̇t How to pronounce missout (audio) \

Definition of missout

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a throw of dice that loses the main bet

miss out

verb
missed out; missing out; misses out

Definition of miss out (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

British
: to leave out : omit

First Known Use of missout

Noun

1945, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1855, in the meaning defined above

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