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lose your life

This page is about the collocation lose your life

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to die because of an accident, war, illness, crime, etc.

For example

  • Millions of people lost their lives in the Second World War.

  • Every year, hundreds of young lives are lost in motorbike accidents.

Quick Quiz

You could lose your life if you don't

a. drive carefully

b. decide on a career

c. work hard and save

Contributor: Matt Errey