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lose a job

This page is about the collocation lose a job

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to be told you no longer have your job

For example

  • Jim's lost his job, so he's looking for work again.

  • Even though she's a good worker, she lost her job.

Quick Quiz

After losing my job, I

a. tried to find another one

b. tried to find it again

c. tried to do it again

Contributor: Matt Errey