Die Übersetzung von "lose" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /luːz/ (past tense, past participle lost /lost/)

to stop having; to have no longer

She has lost interest in her work
I have lost my watch
He lost hold of the rope.

to have taken away from one (by death, accident etc)

She lost her father last year
The ship was lost in the storm
He has lost his job.

to put (something) where it cannot be found


not to win

I always lose at cards
She lost the race.

to waste or use more (time) than is necessary

He lost no time in informing the police of the robbery.
loser noun

a person who loses

The losers congratulated the winners
He was an extremely bad loser.
loss /los/ noun

the act or fact of losing

She was suffering from loss of memory
He was mourning the loss (= death) of his friend.

something which is lost

It was only after he was dead that we realized what a loss he was.

the amount (especially of money) which is lost

This month the company recorded a loss of £550, 000.
lost adjective

missing; no longer to be found

a lost ticket.

not won

The game is not lost until the final whistle.

wasted; not used properly

a lost opportunity.

no longer knowing where one is, or in which direction to go

I don’t know whether to turn left or right – I’m lost.
at a loss

not knowing what to do, say etc

He was at a loss for words to express his gratitude.
a bad/good loser

someone who behaves badly or well when he loses a game etc.

beau (mauvais) joueur
lose oneself in

to have all one’s attention taken up by

s’absorber dans
He lost himself in a book.
lose one’s memory

to stop being able to remember things.

perdre la mémoire
As he got older, he began to lose his memory.
lose out

to suffer loss or be at a disadvantage

être perdant
We lost out when we didn’t buy a house at a time when property was much cheaper than it is now.
lost in

having one’s attention wholly taken up by

absorbé dans
She was lost in thought.
lost on

wasted, having no effect, on

sans effet sur
The joke was lost on her.
to lose (not loose) the match.

(Die Übersetzung von "lose" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)