What is the meaning of "near miss"?

The meaning of "near miss" is:

a close escape from danger or a disaster


What is the definition of "near miss"?

The definition of "near miss" is:

a close escape from danger or a disaster



"near miss" means

a close escape from danger or a disaster

Example Sentences:

When Ricardo arrived at the airport 10 minutes before his flight, it was a near miss. He made the flight, though.

A: Did you pay your rent last month?
B: Yeah, but it was a near miss. I only have $5.00 left in my bank account!

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