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noun miss pronunciation in British English /mɪs/
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  1. 1


    a title used in front of the last name or whole name of a girl or woman who is not married
    Miss Jane Smith
    There is a Miss Stevens waiting to see you.
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    1. a.
      formal used for talking politely to a girl or young woman whose name you do not know
      Excuse me, miss, are you looking for something?
    2. c.
      used in the title of a woman who has won a beauty competition
      Miss America
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    3. d.
      [countable] informal old-fashioned a girl or young woman, especially one who is rude or badly behaved
      What a sly little miss she is.
    See also Mrs, Ms
  2. 2
    [countable] a failure to hit or catch something, or to score in a game
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  3. 3
    [countable] a failure, especially of a CD or a film
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