Идиомы на букву M

  • miss by a mile
    сильно промахнуться
    The footballer appeared to be almost certain to score a goal but in fact he missed by a mile.
  • miss out on (something)
    потерять возможность
    If you do too much sport, we will miss out on other joys of life like books and cultural events.
  • miss the boat
    потерять возможность
    "Tell Joanna that she'd better get ready quickly or else she will miss the boat and not see this wonderful drama at the theatre."
  • miss the cut
    не соответствовать требованиям
    At first this chess player was successful, but soon he missed the cut and could not take part in the next tournament.
  • miss the point
    не понять важность чего-либо
    This is the most important part of the story, but I think most of the students have missed the point.