lose (one's) mojo

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lose (one's) mojo

To lose one's confidence, energy, or enthusiasm, especially coinciding with a decline in one's success. After his last book didn't sell very well, it just seems like Jack has lost his mojo. Ever since my divorce, I feel like I've lost my mojo with single men.
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lose your mojo

If someone loses their mojo, they become less successful, happy, or energetic. The singer has long ago lost his mojo. Note: Mojo is used in many other structures to mean the state of being successful, happy, and energetic. `I've got my mojo back,' Nolan said yesterday. How can I get my mojo working again and convince the women in my life that I'm still attractive? Note: The word `mojo' is from an African-American dialect and it refers to witchcraft or magic.
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To recover some of your lost mojo, set aside some time to simply study your vision (even better if you review it somewhere with beautiful scenery).
Trump's lost mojo with Senate Republicans creates a new playing field.
Luke spends the season struggling to regain his lost mojo.
However, wins in their last two fixtures suggest Brian McDermott's men may finally have found their lost mojo.
The question is, can South Africa recover its lost mojo? Tom Nevin and Neil Ford discuss.
Needs to find his lost mojo and fitness otherwise his position in the starting line-up is at stake.
Pakistan should wrap this up quickly and win it 3-0 unless Bangladesh can rediscover their lost mojo at the top of their innings.
From the salad dodging, hefty housewife whose libido has gone south, to the fat and frantic, meat-loving mother-of-four who never has time for herself, join the 'good food guru' as she challenges her charges to reveal the sexier woman within, and helps them reclaim their long lost mojo once and for all.
The Patriots will try to find their lost mojo this afternoon against the undefeated Atlanta Falcons on what is expected to be a wet day at Gillette Stadium.
Austin Powers 2 (12) 1 hrs 39 mins The psychedelic hero returns to the 60s to recover his lost mojo (libido) which has been stolen by the villainous Dr Evil.
But there are no league points on the line and Saints can use it as an opportunity to rediscover their lost mojo.