Synonyms to miss the boat

burn the midnight oil, be behindhand, be late, be overdue, bone, con, contemplate, dig, do double duty, drill, elucubrate, examine, get up late, go over, grind, hit the ball, hustle, keep everyone waiting, keep late hours, lucubrate, oversleep, overwork, peruse, plunge into, pore over, pour it on, practice, read, regard studiously, restudy, review, scratch, show up late, slave, stay late, stay up late, study, sweat, swot, vet, wade through, work hard, work late, work overtime, go astray, abort, backslide, be in error, be mistaken, be wrong, degenerate, depart, deviate, digress, divagate, drift, err, excurse, fall, fall into error, get sidetracked, go adrift, go amiss, go awry, go wrong, lapse, maunder, meander, misbelieve, miscalculate, miscarry, misfire, miss, miss out, miss stays, miss the mark, pererrate, ramble, rove, serve Mammon, slip, slip up, snake, straggle, stray, stumble, trip, turn aside, twist, twist and turn, wander, wind, break down, come to grief, die, fail, fall through, flop, founder