Phrasal Verbs with 'Zone'

Zone in

Pay attention after not doing so

Example: I was bored at first but then ZONED IN when things started getting more interesting.

Zone in on

Pay attention after not doing so

Example: I ZONED IN ON what they were saying when they started gossiping.

Zone out

Not pay attention

Example: She ZONED OUT during the lecture because it was so boring.

Zone out

Dissociate yourself from a situation

Example: I put some ambient music on and ZONED OUT.