lose one's bearings


Definition of lose one's bearings

: to become lost The ship lost its bearings in the fog. often used figuratively I feel I've lost my bearings and do not know what I want to do in my life.

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“Lose one's bearings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lose%20one%27s%20bearings. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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