Lost-it Sentence Examples
I lost it when I was running from the man with the sword.
When I heard his voice saying that message, I nearly lost it.
Some people never knew what they had until they lost it.
I found the body and I thought it was you and I lost it.
The madman had lost it.Advertisement
Brady could've lost it in the river, but she should still pick up some electromagnetic fluctuation, if he was anywhere except the bottom of the river.
Yully flew down the hall ahead of him, and he ran to catch up with her, not convinced she hadn't lost it.
Like you had a sense and then lost it?
The energy due to their separation is thus less in the contracted state than in the original state, and as that energy cannot be lost it must reappear in heat.
In 404 it was restored to the Locrians, who subsequently lost it to the Achaeans, but recovered it through Epaminondas.Advertisement
That his brother retained the throne while James lost it is an ironical demonstration that a more pitiless fate awaits the ruler whose faults are of the intellect, than one whose faults are of the heart.
Athens had the prize within her grasp, and she lost it wholly through the persistent dilatoriness and blundering of Nicias (q.v.).
It was captured by the crusaders under Tancred soon after the conquest of Jerusalem (1099); they held it till 1184, when they lost it to Saladin.
The crusaders, after failing before it in 1099, captured "Giblet" in 1103, but lost it again to Saladin in 1189.
The Romans occupied the island as the Fasti Triumphales record in 255 B.C., lost it again the next year, and recovered it in 217 B.C. Under the Empire it served as a place of banishment for prominent persons and members of the imperial family.Advertisement
At " G " they took a portion of the Chinese Wall and lost it again, other trenches with a cross fire being behind.
In 1851 the rectorship of Lincoln became vacant, and it seemed certain that Pattison would be elected, but he lost it by a disagreeable intrigue.
In 1216 Leo captured Antioch, and established Raymund Rhupen as its prince; but he lost it again in less than four years, and it was once more in the possession of Bohemund IV.
Zenobia, queen of Palmyra, after an unsuccesslul invasion, on a second attempt conquered Egypt, which she added to her empire, but lost it when.
In 1402 it was taken from Milan by Albert von Sax, lord of the Val Mesocco, who in 1419 sold it to Uri and Obwalden, which, however, lost it to Milan in 1422 after the battle of Arbedo.Advertisement
The Crusaders took the city in 1130, and lost it to the Moslems in 1165.
The crusaders under Tancred retook it, but lost it to Saladin in 1187.
It is not to be supposed that the separation of Catalan from the Gallo-Roman family occurred before the transformation had taken place; there is good reason to believe that Catalan possessed the it at one time, but afterwards lost it in its contact with the Spanish dialects.
Its independence was guaranteed by the treaty of 405 between Dionysius and the Carthaginians, but it very soon lost it again.
In Cambridgeshire, birds that start the breeding season with white feathering have either lost it or left the area by early April.Advertisement
His father, John, a Staffordshire man, was one of a party of four mechanics who were sent by Boulton and Watt to Philadelphia about 1790 to set up a steam engine for the city water-works and who in 1793-1794 built at Belleville, N.J., the first steam engine constructed wholly in America; he made a fortune in the manufacture of furniture, but lost it by the burning of his factories.
About 480, however, Anaxilas thoroughly established his authority at Messene, and the types of coinage introduced by him persevere down to about 396 B.C., 2 when Anaxilas himself zealously supported his son-in-law Terillus in inviting the Carthaginians' invasion of 480 B.C. In 426 the Athenians gained the alliance of Zancle, but soon lost it again, and failed to obtain it in 415.
I must look for the commander in chief here, and if all is lost it is for me to perish with the rest.
Those who retreat after a battle have lost it is what we say; and according to that it is we who lost the battle of Pultusk.
Stephen Broom led for much of one of his races but lost it on the final beat in a tacking duel to second place.
The man who invented the bagless vacuum cleaner is taking himself off to escape an institution he feels has lost it 's way.
After Mary Ann Randolph Custis did not show up to pay estate tax on the estate, the Lees lost it.
Unfortunately, he lost it all within four years and was later forced to declare bankruptcy.
Some of them had coverage but lost it when they lost their jobs.