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English definition of “lost”

lost

adjective (PLACE UNKNOWN)    /lɒst/ US  /lɑːst/
A2 not knowing where you are and how to get to a place: I got lost in the London Underground. You look lost - can I help you?Losing and lossWinning and losing B1 If something is lost, no one knows where it is: Things tend to get lost when you move house. Lost: black cat with white paws. Mikey turned up with the lost book.Unavailable and inaccessiblePresentLosing and lossWinning and losing
(Definition of lost adjective (PLACE UNKNOWN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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