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Something or someone missing from somewhere - synonyms or related words

gap

noun

something missing from a situation or a system that prevents it from being complete or perfect

vacuum

noun

a feeling that something is missing, or a situation in which something is missing

absentee

noun

someone who is expected to be in a place or at an event but who does not go

hole

noun

a part of something such as an idea or explanation where an important detail is missing

void

noun

formal

a situation in which something important that is usually present is no longer there

missing link

noun

a fact or piece of information that you need in order to have complete knowledge of something

missing person

noun

someone that the police are trying to find because their family does not know where they are and is worried about them

no-show

noun

informal

a person or group of people who do not go to an event that they had arranged to go to

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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dolt

a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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