Definition of Loss


  • euphemistic expressions for death
    "thousands mourned his passing"
  • military personnel lost by death or capture
    - personnel casualty
  • the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue
    "the company operated at a loss last year"
    "the company operated in the red last year"
    - red ink
  • the experience of losing a loved one
    "he sympathized on the loss of their grandfather"
  • the disadvantage that results from losing something
    "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"
    "losing him is no great deprivation"
  • the act of losing someone or something
    "everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"
  • gradual decline in amount or activity
    "weight loss"
    "a serious loss of business"
  • something that is lost
    "the car was a total loss"
    "loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble loss

8 unscramble word found using the letters loss.

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