What does losing mean?

Definitions for losing
los·ing

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Wiktionary

  1. losing(Noun)

    The action of the verb to lose.

  2. losing(Adjective)

    That loses or lose, or has or have lost.

    Being on the losing team is disappointing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Losing

    of Lose

    Etymology: [See Losenger.]

  2. Losing(adj)

    given to flattery or deceit; flattering; cozening

    Etymology: [See Losenger.]

  3. Losing(verb)

    causing or incurring loss; as, a losing game or business

    Etymology: [See Losenger.]

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. losing

    Said of anything that is or causes a lose or lossage. “The compiler is losing badly when I try to use templates.”

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'losing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3000

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'losing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2284

Anagrams for losing »

  1. logins

  2. logs in

  3. soling

  4. lingos

How to pronounce losing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say losing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of losing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of losing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of losing in a Sentence

  1. Ann Romney:

    With the Romney Olympics now, it used to be that Mitt would lose to all the boys and that he'd beat all the girls, now he's losing to the girls, so I'm not sure how much that's going to help him.

  2. Paul Doyle:

    We were very close to losing him at one stage, but thankfully the MRI came back with no broken neck and the spinal cord remained intact.

  3. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    What you all have shown is that a people's movement here is not an accident, it is a mandate, this absolutely strengthens us. It's not just about winning or losing, but so much of this is about how we win. To win with that kind of mandate is transformative, and it tells us that our policy positions are not an accident.

  4. Gozo Island:

    There was a big raging sea beneath Azure Window, suddenly, the arch collapsed into the sea with a loud whoomph, throwing up a huge spray. By the time the spray had faded, the stack had gone too. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS Joseph Muscat, the prime minister of Malta, said on Facebook that losing the arch to corrosion was.

  5. Ann Curry:

    A woman approached me and asked me tearfully if I could help her, she was afraid of losing her job … I believed her.

Images & Illustrations of losing

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