lose touch

Definition of lose touch

  1. 1 :  to stop communicating with each other :  to no longer know what is happening in each other's lives They were friends in college, but then they moved to different cities and lost touch. —often + with She lost touch with her college roommate after graduation.

  2. 2 :  to stop knowing what is happening, how certain people feel, etc. —usually + with I read the newspaper every morning so that I don't completely lose touch with what's happening in the world. She seems to have lost touch with reality and thinks that she can have everything she wants.

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

touchplay
  1. :  to bring a bodily part into contact with especially so as to perceive through the tactile sense :  handle or feel gently usually with the intent to understand or appreciate

    :  to strike or push lightly especially with the hand or foot or an implement

    :  to lay hands upon (one afflicted with scrofula) with intent to heal

  1. :  a light stroke, tap, or push

    :  a hit against an opponent in fencing

    :  the act or fact of touching


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