Phrasal Verb 'lose'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'lose'.

Lose out

Meaning:

Be at a disadvantage

Example:

Many people LOST OUT when the new regulations were enforced.

Lose out on

Meaning:

Not gain or have something advantageous

Example:

Because I left the company, I LOST OUT ON my bonus.

Lose out to

Meaning:

Be less successful

Example:

People without IT skills often LOSE OUT TO those with the skills.