clipping of mistress.
- Mistress; title for a young lady.
miss [-ed, -es, -ing] v
- Be without; yearn for; have feelings of great loss, want, or absence.
- Fail in aim; fail to hit or meet; be unsuccessful.
- Be without; do without.
- Fail to obtain; not find or discover; err in attempting to find.
- Fail; mistakenly forget; omit; pass by; miscarry as by accident.
- Discover something is not where it's supposed to be.