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    loose sleep ?


    Does anyone know what the meaning of Loose Sleep is? I saw a show on TV and caught that phrase in this sentence: "He doesn't loose sleep over me."

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    Re: loose sleep ?

    It is the American English spelling of "lose sleep". If you "don't lose (loose) sleep" over someone, it means you are not interested in them or their opinion.

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