lose temper

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lose temper

    Hyphenation

    lose tem·per

    Turkish pronunciation

    luz tempır

    Pronunciation

    /ˈlo͞oz ˈtempər/ /ˈluːz ˈtɛmpɜr/

    Etymology

    [ 'lüz ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English losian to perish, lose, from los destruction; akin to Old English lEosan to lose; akin to Old Norse losa to loosen, Latin luere to atone for, Greek lyein to loosen, dissolve, destroy.

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