Definition of lose track of the time
- I'm sorry I'm late. I lost track of the time.
: to bring to destruction
: to miss from one's possession or from a customary or supposed place
: a footprint whether recent or fossil
: detectable evidence (such as the wake of a ship, a line of footprints, or a wheel rut) that something has passed
: a path made by or as if by repeated footfalls : trail
: the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues : duration
: a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future
: to arrange or set the time of : schedule
: to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time
: to set the tempo, speed, or duration of
: of or relating to time
: recording time
: timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment
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