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lose faith

This page is about the collocation lose faith

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to no longer have faith in something you once believed in or trusted

For example

  • Christopher lost faith in his religion and became an atheist.

  • After they'd started two wars and ruined the economy, I started losing faith in my government.

Quick Quiz

I lost faith in my teacher after he told us something

a. sensible

b. ridiculous

c. believable

Contributor: Matt Errey