English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "lose"

We lost the game 2-1She lost her purse somewhere and can't find it.

We lost the game 2-1.

If we lose this next game, we will be out of the tournament.

He always loses his arguments with the boss so I don't know why he even tries.

I'm tired of cheering for a losing team. Why can't we win just one championship?

You're such a loser. No girl would ever want to go out with you.

The United States has never really recovered from the shock of losing the war in Vietnam.

I think I lost my keys when I was getting out of the car.

She has lost her job and is having difficulty paying her rent.

After he got fired, they were afraid they would lose their home.

Paul lost his driver's licence for a year for driving while drunk.

She lost all trust in her husband after he had an affair with a co-worker.

My dad lost his hearing after working amid the noise on the ships all his life.

The young boy lost a lot of blood after cutting his head open.

She lost over 10 pounds in the first three months of her diet.

Over 200 people lost their life in the plane crash.

The young child lost a leg when she was hit by a train.

My grandmother lost two brothers in the war.

We are losing valuable time. We need to get busy on this.

The company is losing money and something has to be done or it will be in serious trouble.

Male monkeys often lose hair on their heads as they get older.

During a race, horses often lose 15-20 pounds of body weight.

Fifty men were lost when the ship sank.

The loser of this next match will be out.

The closing of the factory resulted in the loss of over 300 jobs.

It took him years to get over the loss of his little dog.

He wears a hat all the time to hide his hair loss.

Enemy losses as a result of the battle are said to be quite high.

His retirement is a great loss to this company.

The company has suffered a loss of a quarter of a million dollars this year.

The old woman died from a loss of blood following the car accident.

I was lost and had to get help from a policeman to find my way home.

Grandpa has lost his memory and doesn't know who any of us are.

I've been losing a lot of sleep lately worrying about losing my job.

The old woman lost her husband last year.

I tried to read the book but lost interested after the first couple of chapters.

The party is expected to choose a new leader after losing the election.

An Arab proverb notes that war is a disaster for winner and loser alike.

A Basque proverb suggests that there is never trust without loss.

A Chinese proverb advises, count not what is lost but what is left.

Alfred, Lord Tennyson once noted that 'tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

Discussion question: Do you think life would be more difficult if you lost your sight, or if you lost your hearing?

Find someone who has gotten lost in this city.


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