lose steam

Definition of lose steam

informal

  1. :  to lose strength, force, or energy :  to slow down Sales have lost steam in recent weeks.

Word by Word Definitions

loseplay
  1. :  damn

    :  to miss from one's possession or from a customary or supposed place

    :  to suffer deprivation of :  part with especially in an unforeseen or accidental manner

steamplay
  1. :  a vapor arising from a heated substance

    :  the invisible vapor into which water is converted when heated to the boiling point

    :  the mist formed by the condensation on cooling of water vapor

  1. :  to give out as fumes :  exhale

    :  to apply steam to

    :  to expose to the action of steam (as for softening or cooking)


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