go missing

(redirected from goes missing)

go missing

To disappear. My diamond earrings have gone missing, and I want the entire staff to be interrogated! A: "How did the dog go missing?" B: "I don't know, he must have wiggled under the fence in the back yard."
See also: go, missing
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
"When someone goes missing it is nearly always a sign that something is wrong.
According to the rules and regulations, the duty officer is responsible if luggage goes missing, the report noted.
FOR EVERY 51 MIGRANTS WHO SUCCESSFULLY CROSS THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA, ONE GOES MISSING OR DIES NE migrant dies or goes missing for every 51 that arrive in Europe, shocking figures have revealed.
The post Syrian sailor goes missing from boat off Latsi appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
He said: "Every child who goes missing in Wirral must be given the opportunity to talk through with someone they trust the reasons why they disappeared.
Iryna Pona, policy manager at The Children's Society, said: "When a child goes missing it's often a cry for help, so it's very worrying to see so many young people going missing from care.
Iryna Pona, policy manager at The Chi sago Children's Society, said: "When a child goes missing it's often a cry for help, so it's very worrying to see so many young people going missing from care.
"If a child goes missing it's important to spread the message as far and wide as possible and Child Rescue Alert could potentially save their life.
"When someone you love goes missing, you are left with unimaginable, unending heartbreak, confusion, guilt, and worry," she will say.
When this money goes missing, domestic violence shelters go missing, sexual assault hot lines go missing, access to protective orders goes missing, investigation and prosecution of crimes go missing, prevention programs go missing - and more importantly, women go missing.
GERRY and Kate McCann hope that Madeleine's "lasting legacy" will be a warning system which will be activated when a child goes missing.
They also called for a follow-up and support service for all asylum-seeking kids after it emerged a foreign child goes missing every week.
Police don't automatically issue appeals for every person who goes every person who goes missing - only those who are vulnerable or who officers believe will come to harm.
"We have a successful team which works closely with the police, education and social care in terms of young people who go missing and anybody who goes missing has a risk assessment," she added.