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  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the man was lost
  • Get lost
  • Get nowhere fast
  • Given up for lost
  • Going nowhere fast
  • Got nothing to lose
  • Had a bellyful
  • Had a couple
  • Had a few
  • Had a good innings
  • Had a good run
  • Had a good war ( to have been successful during a military campaign )
  • Had a skinful
  • Had enough
  • Had it
  • Had it up to here
  • Had up
  • Had us in stitches
  • Had your bell rung
  • Had your chips
  • Have you had your Weetabix ( Weetabix advertising slogan )
  • Have you had your break today? ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • He who hesitates is lost
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Heads I win, tails you lose
  • I'll Be Missing You ( Puff Daddy with Faith Evans and 112 song )
  • I'll be damned
  • I'm a stranger here myself
  • If I had my druthers
  • If I had to do the same again, I would my friend Fernando ( ABBA lyric )
  • In a fog
  • In the middle of nowhere
  • It had to be seen to be believed
  • It's better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • It's had its day
  • It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game
  • Life is just one damned thing after another
  • Like looking for a needle in a haystack
  • Little Bo peep has lost her sheep ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Long lost
  • Lose Yourself ( Eminem song )
  • Lose control
  • Lose count
  • Lose face
  • Lose ground on
  • Lose hands down
  • Lose out on
  • Lose sight of
  • Lose the plot
  • Lose the thread
  • Lose touch with
  • Lose track of time
  • Lose your balance
  • Lose your bearings
  • Lose your bottle ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Lose your cherry
  • Lose your cool
  • Lose your hair
  • Lose your head
  • Lose your heart
  • Lose your inhibitions
  • Lose your looks
  • Lose your lunch
  • Lose your marbles
  • Lose your nerve
  • Lose your rag
  • Lose your shirt
  • Lose your temper
  • Lose your tongue
  • Lose your touch
  • Lost Another loan to Ditech! ( Ditech advertising slogan )
  • Lost Highway ( Hank Williams song )
  • Lost In Translation ( Bill Murray / Scarlett Johansson movie )
  • Lost Wages ( Nickname of Las Vegas Nevada )
  • Lost and found
  • Lost and gone forever
  • Lost cause
  • Lost for words
  • Lost in a crowd
  • Lost in thought
  • Lost soul
  • Lost the plot
  • Lost your bottle
  • Lost your marbles
  • Loves Labour Lost
  • Lucy Locket lost her pocket ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Make up for lost time
  • Middle of nowhere
  • Midnight At The Lost And Found ( Meatloaf song )
  • Missing in action
  • Missing link
  • Missing you already
  • Missing, presumed lost
  • Neither hide nor hair
  • No love lost
  • Nowhere Man ( The Beatles song )
  • Nowhere else but Burger Chef ( Burger Chef advertising slogan )
  • Nowhere to be seen
  • Off course
  • Publish and be damned
  • Raiders Of The Lost Ark ( Harrison Ford / Steven Speilberg movie )
  • Road To Nowhere ( Talking Heads song )
  • Some you win: some you lose
  • The Adventure of the Missing Three-Quarter ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Wilderness years
  • The forgotten army
  • Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all ( from a poem by Tennyson )
  • Tittle tattle lost the battle ( WWII slogan )
  • Up the Swanee
  • Use it or lose it
  • Waifs and strays
  • What you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts
  • What's become of him?
  • Win lose or draw
  • Win some, lose some
  • Workers of the world arise you have nothing to lose but your chains
  • You can kiss that one goodbye
  • You had me at hello ( Jerry Maguire )
  • You had to be there
  • You win some: you lose some
  • You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' ( The Righteous Brothers song )

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