Hindi translation of loss
lossPowered by COBUILD /lɒs, Am lɔːs लॉस् Am लॉस्/
Word forms: losses
Definitions and Translations
1. uncountable noun
Loss is the fact of no longer having something or of having less of it than before.
⇒ ...loss of sight. ⇒ The loss of income for the government is significant.
2. countable noun
A loss is the disadvantage you suffer when a valuable and useful person or thing leaves or is taken away.
⇒ His death was a great loss to her. ⇒ ...a terrible loss of human life. ⇒ They hope that job losses will be kept to a minimum.
⇒ the loss of something ⇒ suffer/sustain/cause a loss ⇒ a heavy/significant/total/huge loss
3. uncountable noun
Loss is the feeling of sadness you experience when someone you like is taken away from you.
⇒ ...your feelings of loss and grief.
4. variable noun
If a business makes a loss, it earns less than it spends.
⇒ make/incur/post/report a loss ⇒ a net/pre-tax/full-year/quarterly loss ⇒ a heavy/significant/total/huge loss ⇒ a financial/annual loss
SET PHRASESoperating loss, profit and loss, losses and gains
OPPOSITESprofit, gainlose, loss or loose?Lose is a verb and it has the irregular past tense form lost.
⇒ The project began to lose money. ⇒ 300 workers lost their jobs when the factory closed.Loss is a noun.
⇒ The factory closed with the loss of 300 jobs.Loose is an adjective to describe something that is not tight or firm. It has no connection with the two words above.
⇒ Wear loose, comfortable clothing.
If you are at a loss, you do not know what to do in a particular situation.
If you cut your losses, you stop what you are doing because it is making a bad situation become worse.
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Example Sentences Including 'loss'
Walter looked at a loss in his own home; at a Bar table there would have been papers to shuffle, junior counsel to consult.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Brak looked around the empty, hollow rooms with a sharp sense of loss.TREASON KEEP (2001)
At least she had something else now, she told herself, trying to still the terrible sense of loss.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
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'loss' in Other Languages
- Arabic: خَسَارَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: perda
- Chinese: 损失
- Croatian: gubitak
- Czech: ztráta
- Danish: tab
- Dutch: verlies
- European Spanish: pérdida
- Finnish: menetys
- French: perte
- German: Verlust
- Greek: απώλεια
- Italian: perdita
- Japanese: 喪失
- Korean: 손실
- Norwegian: tap
- Polish: strata
- Portuguese: perda
- Romanian: pierdere pierderi
- Russian: потеря
- Spanish: pérdida
- Swedish: förlust
- Thai: ความสูญเสีย
- Turkish: kayıp
- Ukrainian: втрата
- Vietnamese: sự mất mát
Translation of loss from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary