not know what (one is) missing

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not know what (one is) missing

To fail to realize how great something is because one refuses to try or participate in it. This movie is really interesting—you kids don't know what you're missing! A: "I've always been too nervous to try sky diving." B: "You don't know what you're missing. It's the thrill of a life time!"
See also: know, missing, not, what

not know what you’re ˈmissing

not realize how good, amusing, interesting, etc. something is because you have never tried it: ‘I’m not really interested in snowboarding.’ ‘Oh, you should give it a try. You don’t know what you’re missing.’
See also: know, missing, not, what
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Trouble is, she might not know what she's upset about.
If you didn't see her scar you would not know what she's been through.
Anyway, he soon works out that the restaurant hasn't made a profit in two years, and not only does the head chef not know what she's doing, she also doesn't care.
It's a good thing we have social workers to educate us because I mean I'm the woman who, with my last baby's delivery, when they ask me at the hospital, did you take any street drugs, I say yes because I took some Tylenol earlier that day, and my lawyer husband is there going, Do not listen to her; she does not know what she's saying.
I can't just sit here and let her make an error like that and not know what she's done.
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