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lose sight of sth

to forget about an important idea or fact because you are thinking too much about other, less important things: We mustn't lose sight of the original aims of this project.Forgetting and forgetfulness
Translations of “lose sight of sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 忘記,忽略…
in Russian упускать что-либо из виду…
in Turkish unutmak, dikkate almamak, ...dan/den uzaklaşmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忘记,忽略…
in Polish zapominać o czymś, tracić coś z oczu…
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