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Wiktionary

  1. losingnoun

    The action of the verb to lose.

  2. losingadjective

    That loses or lose, or has or have lost.

    Being on the losing team is disappointing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Losing

    of Lose

  2. Losingadjective

    given to flattery or deceit; flattering; cozening

  3. Losingverb

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

  4. 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. lingos

  2. logins

  3. logs in

  4. soling

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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. Kristine Berzina:

    If you are losing the educated middle-class portion of the population, then it matters for your economic prospects, but it also matters for the potential political reconstitution of the country.

  2. Benjamin Pavard:

    We are ready for Peru, even if we know that it's going to be a tough game. They are fast and lively, they will have a huge desire to win after losing their first game so it won't be easy.

  3. Julie Castle:

    Unfortunately, were alreadyseeing the early signs of the economic ramifications around COVID-19, such as people losing their jobs or housing and having urgent surrender needs, we are projecting that this is probably the bigger, longer-term threat.

  4. Larry Rosen:

    If you don't use it, you lose it. And we're losing something that's uniquely human.

  5. Lori Pelletier:

    Angela last year paid more taxes than GE, and she’s the one losing her job.

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