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lose interest

This page is about the collocation lose interest

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to no longer be interested in something

For example

  • After losing interest in advertising, Lee quit his job and became a film director.

  • Kim was a boring teacher, so his students lost interest and started playing with their phones.

Quick Quiz

Students soon lose interest in learning if their classes aren't

a. interesting

b. boring

c. dull

Contributor: Matt Errey