He could see he'd made a miscue—a clean miss, and the white ball in the pocket.
The miscue he made was to flash his Fortune in the Family Circle.
It hurts her more than anything to make a miscue on the charitable side.
A miscue brought an oath from his lips, and he banged his cue upon the floor.
Miscue, mis-kū′, n. at billiards, a stroke spoiled by the slipping off of the ...