lost in thought; showing preoccupation; "an absent stare"; "an absentminded professor"; "the scatty glancing quality of a hyperactive but unfocused intelligence"
nonexistent; "the thumb is absent"; "her appetite was lacking"
not being in a specified place
go away or leave; "He absented himself"
have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore"
be ranked or compare; "This violinist is as good as Juilliard-trained violinists go"
dead; "he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books belong?"; "Let's put health care where it belongs--under the control of the government"; "Where do these books go?"
destroyed or killed; "we are gone geese"
move away from a
fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point"; "We lost part of what he said"
no longer in your possession or control; unable to be found or recovered; "a lost child"; "lost friends"; "his lost book"; "lost opportunities"
allow to go out of sight; "The detective lost the man he was shadowing after he had to stop at a red light"
spiritually or physically doomed or destroyed; "lost souls"; "a lost generation"; "a lost ship"; "the lost platoon"
miss from one's possessions; lose sight of; "I've lost my glasses again!"
not gained or won; "a lost battle"; "a lost prize"
fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; "She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"
having lost your bearings; confused as to time or place or personal identity; "I frequently find myself disoriented when I come up out of the subway"; "
prevent from being included or considered or accepted; "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"
leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"