someone doesn't know what he/she is missing

Definition of someone doesn't know what he/she is missing

  1. —used to say that someone should do something because he or she would enjoy it very much If you've never been to Venice, you don't know what you're missing.

Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

doesn'tplay
  1. :  does not

knowplay
  1. :  to perceive directly :  have direct cognition of

    :  to have understanding of

    :  to recognize the nature of :  discern

  1. :  knowledge

whatplay
  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of an object or matter

    : often used to ask for repetition of an utterance or part of an utterance not properly heard or understood

    :  who

  1. :  why

    :  in what respect :  how

  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of a person, object, or matter

    :  whatever

    :  any

  1. :  that male one who is neither speaker nor hearer — compare him, his, it, she, they

    : used in a generic sense or when the sex of the person is unspecified

  1. :  a male person or animal

  1. :  that female one who is neither speaker nor hearer — compare he, her, hers, it, they

    : used to refer to one regarded as feminine (as by personification)

    : used as an alternative to he to refer to a person of unspecified gender

missingplay
  1. :  absent

    :  lost


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