missing in action

Definition of missing in action

  1. —used to say that a soldier cannot be found after a battle and might have been killed, captured, or wounded soldiers who are missing in action

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  absent

    :  lost

  1. :  a thing done :  deed

    :  the accomplishment of a thing usually over a period of time, in stages, or with the possibility of repetition

    :  behavior, conduct

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