v. t.) Parted with unwillingly or unintentionally; not to be found; missing;
v. t.) Parted with; no longer held or possessed;
v. t.) Not employed or enjoyed; thrown away; employed ineffectually; wasted; squandered;
v. ) Past Tense of “lose” (to no longer possess; be unable to find)
I got lost.
We hurried to make up for the lost time.
The boat is lost.
He lost his cinema ticket.
We lost our way in the woods.
He lost all of his money.
He lost his life in an accident.
He has lost interest in politics.
I found the lost ball in the park.
We lost almost all our away games.
She lost her father at the age of 11.
He lost the thread of his argument.
I wish I could make up for lost time.
He lost himself quickly in the crowd.
She went in search of her lost child.
The iron has lost its magnetic force.
She lost her temper and shouted at me.
John lost his job and went on the bum.
She looked all over for the lost book.
My Grandma lost her brother in the war.
The police have lost their credibility.
To tell the truth, I have lost your pen.
He got a broken jaw and lost some teeth.
He lost his clutch on the rope and fell.
I finally managed to find my lost wallet.
His eccentric behaviour lost him his job.
We looked for our lost puppy, but in vain.
She lost her memory in a traffic accident.
I lost a whole lot of money at the casino.
We were hopelessly lost in the wilderness.
I must study hard to make up for lost time.
A lost child was sobbing at the police box.
I cannot find my watch;I must have lost it.
Our team lost because some players became complacent.
The bus driver was speeding to make up for lost time.
The plane was lost without a trace over the Atlantic.
The telephone rang and she lost her train of thought.
I have a good sense of direction, so I don’t get lost.
Children seem to have lost their enjoyment in reading.
My trousers won’t remain up; I’ve lost so much weight.
The tires were bald and lost traction on the wet road.
Messengers brought news that the battle had been lost.
Although we lost the game, we took some consolation from the fact that we played well.
In the financial sector, banks and insurance companies have both lost a lot of money.
But it is hard for students who have lost their parents or are mentally disturbed.
Argentina lost to West Germany one nil in the final, but the damage had been done.
An employer who has lost confidence in the ability of an employee may demote him.
In all of these situations the dominant social system lost its ability to adapt.
The Indian team seem determined to regain the ground they lost in the last game.