un·​miss·​able ˌən-ˈmi-sə-bəl How to pronounce unmissable (audio)
: impossible to miss
an unmissable target
an unmissible trend
: too good or important to be missed
an unmissible event/film

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Some strange twists and turns, along with genuine jump scares, make The Night House unmissable. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, 29 Sep. 2022 And executives hope that the Budweiser logo, splayed across LED billboards behind players, will be unmissable. Simone Foxman, Fortune, 7 Nov. 2022 Led by Sally Woodward Gentle and Lee Morris, Sid Gentle is home to unmissable returning hits. Alex Ritman, The Hollywood Reporter, 17 Oct. 2022 Led by Sally Woodward Gentle and Lee Morris, Sid Gentle is home to unmissable returning hits. K.j. Yossman, Variety, 17 Oct. 2022 Among the revelers were Law Roach, unmissable in a hot pink overcoat, and Anna Dello Russo, a dark vision in sheer gauze. Ian Malone, Vogue, 5 Oct. 2022 Whatever the name, the game is the same, and the WIRED team has sifted through all the deals—the good, the bad, and the unmissable. Adam Speight Parker Hall, WIRED, 12 Oct. 2022 Rising in tragic stature as the play barrels toward its shattering conclusion, these performers make the production unmissable. Charles Mcnulty, Los Angeles Times, 9 Oct. 2022 Over the last year, the actor Matt Damon and the comedian Larry David have starred in high-profile TV commercials for crypto platforms, trumpeting digital assets as an unmissable moneymaking opportunity. New York Times, 27 May 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unmissable was in 1823

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“Unmissable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmissable. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

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