[often in imperative] informal Go away (used as an expression of anger or impatience): Why don’t you leave me alone? Go on, get lost!
More example sentences
- I motioned the driver to get lost and move on, but he didn't get the picture.
- They basically told him to get lost as they supposedly had more important stuff to do.
- Each time I met this shameless fellow, my first instinct was to slap him and tell him to get lost.
informal scram, be on your way, run along, beat it, skedaddle, split, vamoose, scat, push off, buzz off, shove off, clear off, go (and) jump in the lake
North American informal bug off, light out, haul off, haul ass, take a powder, hit the trail, take a hike
Australian informal nick off
Australian/New Zealand informal rack off
South African informal voetsak, hamba
British vulgar slang sod off
literary begone, avaunt
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