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zone out

Definition of zone out in English:

North American informal Fall asleep or lose concentration or consciousness: I just zoned out for a moment
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  • Liz was already sitting there, front row centre among the geeks, yet she seemed to have, once again, zoned out and fallen asleep.
  • He sings Otis Redding's ‘Try a Little Tenderness’ and it's so boring I zone out and my eyeballs fall out.
  • This does more harm than good, as we tend to lose the thread and zone out.
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