lost for words

Definition of lost for words

chiefly British

  1. :  unable to think of anything to say I was so surprised to see her that I was lost for words.

Word by Word Definitions

lostplay
  1. :  not made use of, won, or claimed

    :  no longer possessed

    :  no longer known

wordplay words
  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase


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