Expressions used in Everyday Spoken English in Social and Professional contexts

won't lose any sleep over it

won't lose any sleep over it
Meaning(s)
1) not worry about something to excess or even at all
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    • it's not nice, but I won't lose any sleep over it
  • Analysis

    When you ‘lose sleep’ over something, it implies that you are awake all night worrying about it or thinking about something. When you say you ‘won’t lose any sleep’ over something you are saying something isn’t a major concern or worth spending time worrying about. This is a casual expression used in both social and professional contexts. Similar in meaning to ‘it’s no big deal’, ‘don’t worry about it’ and ‘it’s no skin off my nose’.

  • Social Examples (Basic)
    1. If Gary doesn't like me, then fine. I won't be losing any sleep over it.
  • Professional Examples (Basic)
    1. The mistake you made could have happened to anyone, so don't lose any sleep over it!
    2. Taking complaints from customers is never nice, but it's not something I lose sleep over.
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