Definition of get lost in English:

get lost


  • often in imperative Go away (used as an expression of anger or impatience)

    ‘Why don't you leave me alone? Go on, get lost!’
    • ‘They basically told him to get lost as they supposedly had more important stuff to do.’
    • ‘Then another guy began trying to arrange a date with me, and I told him to get lost.’
    • ‘I motioned the driver to get lost and move on, but he didn't get the picture.’
    • ‘The man must have told him to get lost because the drunk was waving his arms about and shouting obscenities.’
    • ‘Each time I met this shameless fellow, my first instinct was to slap him and tell him to get lost.’
    • ‘Colin used to be scared at first, but now he just tells Justin to get lost.’
    go away, go, leave, depart, get going, get out, be off with you, shoo
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