American Cultural Literacy: “A miss is as good as a mile”

 “A miss is as good as a mile”

Definition: A near miss is still a miss and therefore no better than missing by a great margin. Losing a game by one point is still losing.

Sample Sentence:

Toby: “We didn’t lose. It was a 76-75”

Amber: “You still lost. A miss is as good as a mile

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