Meaning of “lost in the shuffle” in the English Dictionary

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"lost in the shuffle" in British English

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lost in the shuffle

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If something or someone gets lost in the shuffle, that thing or person does not get the attention they deserve:

Refugee children in the big camps just get lost in the shuffle and are sometimes left without food.

(Definition of “lost in the shuffle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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