at a loss(p), nonplused, nonplussed, puzzled(adverb)
filled with bewilderment
"at a loss to understand those remarks"; "puzzled that she left without saying goodbye"
at a loss(adverb)
"sold the car at a loss"
at a loss(Adverb)
Below the cost or price of purchase.
at a loss(Adjective)
Not sure; uncertain; lacking further ideas, direction, or ability.
The numerical value of at a loss in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of at a loss in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The loss which is unknown is no loss at all.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
The loss of a friend is like that of a limb time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.
Every time you don't follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.
And please accept my deepest condolences, sincerely. As a mother now I hurt for the loss of my son. Just like they're hurting for the loss of their sons.
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Translations for at a loss
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- complètement perdu, à perte, perduFrench
- koma af fjöllum, eins og álfur út úr hól, ráðalaus, taprekstur, koma vöflur á, hallarekstur, verða orðfall, vefjast tunga um tönn, fallast hendur, ráðvilltur, ráðþrota, með tapi, svarafáttIcelandic
- whakamāpuna, pākiraMāori
- rådlausNorwegian Nynorsk
- rådvill, på bærturNorwegian
- убыток, недоумение, затруднение, растерянность, замешательство, растерянныйRussian
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