misses 1 of 3

present tense third-person singular of miss
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as in skips
to fail to attend had to miss work for a week because of the flu

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misses

2 of 3

noun (1)

plural of miss

misses

3 of 3

noun (2)

plural of miss

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“Misses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misses. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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