lost without (someone or something)

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lost without (someone or something)

Unable to function or understand things clearly without someone or something; helpless without someone or something. Ever since Mom died, I just feel like I'm lost without her. When it comes to repairing things, I'm usually lost without instructional videos. I'd be lost without my assistant—she's the only one who keeps my crazy life remotely organized.
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lost without someone or something

unable to function without someone or something. I am just lost without you. The engineer is lost without his pocket computer.
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Stokes' actions meant he missed the tour and it has been increasingly clear his team-mates are lost without him on the field.
Larosa Smith, his girlfriend, said: "He was my full life I'm so lost without him.
Marilyn and John feel lost without him, but their time is soon taken up by caring for Casey - it seems that Ricky is struggling without Brax to lend a hand.
The truth is I would be lost without him and he'd be lost without me.
He's a very loyal wee dog and I'd be lost without him.
He said: "Some of the players Derek McInnes got playing might feel lost without him.
We'd be lost without him, but know he has to go sometime.
We're very dependent on each other, and I know I'd just be lost without him.
His take-charge attitude alienates the others, but they look to be lost without him.
In the past she has said of her husband: ''I'd be totally lost without him.