Examples of near miss in a Sentence
After years of near misses, the team has finally won a championship.
a near miss with death prompted him to give up skydiving
NEAR MISS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of near miss for English Language Learners
: an attempt that is almost successful
: an accident that is just barely avoided
: a bomb that misses its target but still causes damage
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