What does 'Take your eye off the ball' mean?
If someone takes their eye off the ball, they don't concentrate on something important that they should be looking at.
- Category: Sport
Idioms similar to 'Take your eye off the ball'
- Keep your eye on the ball
- On the ball
- Drop the ball
- The ball's in your court
- Whole new ball game
- Curve ball
- Ball is in your court
- Get the ball rolling
- Play ball
- A lost ball in the high weeds
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