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Definition of zoned out

zone out

  • zone out - to lose control of one's focus.
    At the concert I zoned out to that last song.

    Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by Charles B. from Westminster, CO, USA on Jun 16 1999.

verb

  • to lose concentration.
    Sorry, what were you saying? I zoned out there for a minute.
    Don't bother talking to her. She zoned out.

    Last edited on May 02 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 21 2009.

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