be lost without (someone or something)

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be lost without (someone or something)

To be helpless or unable to function 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.
See also: lost, without

be/feel ˈlost without somebody/something

feel unable to work or live without somebody/something: I left my watch at home and I feel lost without it.I’m completely lost without my diary.
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Garbutt later released a statement through police which said: "Di was my life and I am lost without her."
Di was my life and I am lost without her. I would like to express my gratitude for the support of my family, friends and the police."
Janet, a care worker, added: "I am lost without her and I just want her back for Christmas with the family where she belongs."
"I was very close to my mum and I am lost without her. Losing my mum is the saddest thing that's ever happened to me but it's nothing compared to how you feel when you are in the grips of depression.
It's not only that I will miss watching my kids grown up but I always thought my wife was my soul mate and I am lost without her. So should I just go along with what she wants and end the marriage