miss the mark Rate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)
To fail to reach the result that was intended.

This manifesto missed the mark and they failed to enlist people's attention as they had hoped.

Additional definitions for 'miss the mark':

miss the markTo fail to hit the target.
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