Explicație lose în Dicționarul Englez Englez

lose

(lüz )

verb
be set at a disadvantage
"This author really suffers in translation"

verb
fail to win
"We lost the battle but we won the war"

verb
retreat
verb
place (something) where one cannot find it again
"I misplaced my eyeglasses"

verb
suffer the loss of a person through death or removal
"She lost her husband in the war"
"The couple that wanted to adopt the child lost her when the biological parents claimed her"

verb
fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
"I missed that remark"
"She missed his point"
"We lost part of what he said"

verb
allow to go out of sight
"The detective lost the man he was shadowing after he had to stop at a red light"

verb
miss from one''s possessions
lose sight of
"I''ve lost my glasses again!"

verb
fail to keep or to maintain
cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense
"She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"

verb
fail to get or obtain
"I lost the opportunity to spend a year abroad"

verb
fail to make money in a business
make a loss or fail to profit
"I lost thousands of dollars on that bad investment!"
"The company turned a loss after the first year"




Antonime:
(verb) regain, gain, acquire, find, win, keep, advance, profit



Sinonime:
(verb) mislay, misplace, miss, recede, suffer