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miss a flight

This page is about the collocation miss a flight

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to arrive too late to board a flight on a plane

For example

  • I fell asleep at the airport and nearly missed my flight.

  • The flight I was close to missing was the last one of the day.

Note:
Similar collocations include "miss a plane", "miss a train", "miss a bus", etc.

Quick Quiz

I missed my flight, so I had to

a. run really fast to catch it

b. take the next one instead

c. ask someone where it was

Contributor: Matt Errey