In the game of three-card loo, an extra hand, dealt on the table, which may be substituted for the hand dealt to a player.
Holding a Drawing Hand without receiving the card needed to improve the Hand. For example, holding 4 Spades while seeking a Flush, but receiving a Heart as the final card, would be referred to as "Missing the Draw."
The act of not being able to make a drawing hand when a player's final cards are dealt.
To be unable to make your drawing hand when the final cards are dealt.
To hold a drawing hand but not receive the card you needed to improve. For example, someone holding four hearts and whose final card is a spade has "missed his draw."
When you unable to get the card that you need on the river.
The failure to draw a helpful card.