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Grammar detail: 〜っぱぐれ

〜っぱぐれ - to miss out on doing
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っぱぐれ
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to miss out on doing ~; to miss one's chance at doing ~; to fail to do ~
Although this form is occasionally used in the sense of 'do ~ and lose out (by doing so)', it is more commonly used in the sense of 'miss out on doing ~'.
ぶた
きも
気持
よく
わか
いっぱぐれ
ない
えている

I know how piggy feels ... he starves without missing a meal.
It can be used with any verb, but is very often used with 取る to describe failing to complete a financial transaction or failing to pass an exam.
バブル
のち
かいしゃ
会社
とうさん
倒産
して
りっぱぐれた

After the bubble, the company went bankrupt and couldn't make its payments.
はぐれ is derived from はぐれる, which can be written with the kanji 免, which is used for various words related to 'escaping', 'avoiding', 'missing' and so on. However, はぐれる written in kanji form is 逸れる which is the same way that the much more common まぬかれる is written, so the kana form is preferred.
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Words used in this grammar

3
Most common form: 逸れる
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to lose sight of (one's companions); to stray from  (often written with kana only)
suffix, ichidan verb
2. to miss (one's chance to ...)  (after the -masu stem of a verb, sometimes as っぱぐれる; often written with kana only)
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Kanji used in this grammar

シュ   と to take   
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メン   まぬかれる to escape, be exempted from   
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イツ    idleness; diversion, deviation   
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トン   ぶた pork, pig   
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キ   ケ    spirit   
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ジ   も to hold, to have   
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カイ   ゲ   と to untie, solve, resolve   とける to come undone, disappear   とかす to melt, dissolve   
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ショク   ジキ    food   たべる to eat   く to eat   
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キ   starving   うえる to starve, to be hungry   
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ゴ   コウ   のち    あと afterwards   うし behind   おくれる be late   
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カイ   エ   あ to meet   
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シャ    company   やしろ Shinto shrine   
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トウ   たおれる to fall over   たお to knock down   
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サン    giving birth; products   う to give birth to   うまれる to be born   うぶ- newborn   
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