lose (v.)
lose sight of, forget
H8 II.i.57[Buckingham to the people, before his execution] Hear what I say, and then go home and lose me
MND I.i.114[Theseus to Hermia, of his intention to talk to Demetrius] being overfull of self-affairs, / My mind did lose it
TN II.ii.20[Viola alone, of Olivia] her eyes had lost her tongue
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