no-show

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no-show (plural no-shows)

  1. (idiomatic) An absence; a person or group that does not show up or fails to make a scheduled appearance, especially at a hotel or at one's place of employment.
    Out of fifty people who said they would attend, we only had three no-shows.

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no-show (third-person singular simple present no-shows, present participle no-showing, simple past and past participle no-showed)

  1. To fail to show up for something.

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