lose track

Definition of lose track

:to stop being aware of how something is changing, what someone is doing, etc.
  • With so much going on, it's easy to lose track.
usually + of
  • It's easy to lose track of what's going on.
  • I'm sorry I'm late. I lost track of the time.
  • We lost track of each other after high school.

Word by Word Definitions

lose play
  1. : to bring to destruction

  2. : damn

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

track play
  1. : a footprint whether recent or fossil

  2. : detectable evidence (such as the wake of a ship, a line of footprints, or a wheel rut) that something has passed

  3. : a path made by or as if by repeated footfalls : trail

  1. : to follow the tracks or traces of : trail

  2. : to search for by following evidence until found

  3. : to follow by vestiges : trace


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