What does losing mean?

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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?

  1. losing

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. Yasuo Sakuma:

    Japanese stocks look well supported considering the slump in commodity prices and a seven-day losing streak in the U.S. Dow Jones average.

  2. Kyle Shanahan:

    It was a tough loss, and it hurts everybody in that( locker) room losing Super Bowl, we had opportunities to win that and came up short. Win or lose, it doesn't change how I feel about our team. I'm proud of all of the guys for what they did all year, and I'm proud of what they did today.

  3. Stephen Fry:

    Climate change is already happening yet not a lot is going on when it comes to doing something about it, when you think about losing what you love because of climate change, it's a no-brainer to want to see things change for good.

  4. Robert Green Ingersoll:

    The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.

  5. L.F. Magister:

    The past is a losing battle that we can´t demand rematches.

Images & Illustrations of losing

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