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Definition of 'loser'

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Example sentences containing 'loser'

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The man is not special, but is a bad loser with a caustic and foul tongue. The Sun (2016)The bad loser is back. The Sun (2016)Or to see her friends who are not doing the test, or pulled out because it got too much, feeling like losers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You just feel like a total loser. The Sun (2010)What makes people winners or losers to you? Christianity Today (2000)It is precisely because losers feel pain that the winners are able to feel joy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You should not complain or be a bad loser because you make more enemies that way. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There will be no way back for the loser of this game. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We have all encountered bad losers at some time. Mansfield, Patricia Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)What other action do you take with serial losers? Times, Sunday Times (2010)There might be nowhere to go for the loser. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some of these young people are losers involved with drugs and petty crime. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is like shaming the loser in a game long rigged against them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Are we now training bad losers just as international sport moves in the other direction? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Defeat is always disappointing but the principal loser did take home some compensation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The best thing would be for the grumpy loser to go now. The Sun (2008)No one wants to appear like a neurotic loser in the national press. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The banks are going to be losers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He just makes himself look like a sore loser. The Sun (2007)She was a real bad loser. The Sun (2006)The real losers are the people of Swansea. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The losers are people earning less than about 19,000 a year. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I just feel such a loser. The Sun (2013)This problem is now on my mind all the time and I feel such a loser. The Sun (2011)

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Synonyms of 'loser'

failure, flop, underdog, also-ran

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Translations for 'loser'

British English: loser /ˈluːzə/ NOUN
The losers of a contest or struggle are the people who are defeated.
...the losers of this year's Cup Final.
  • American English: loser
  • Arabic: خَاسِرٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: perdedor
  • Chinese: 输者
  • Croatian: gubitnik
  • Czech: poražený
  • Danish: taber
  • Dutch: verliezer
  • European Spanish: perdedor
  • Finnish: häviäjä
  • French: perdant
  • German: Verlierer
  • Greek: χαμένος
  • Italian: perdente
  • Japanese: 敗者
  • Korean: 잃은 사람
  • Norwegian: taper
  • Polish: nieudacznik
  • European Portuguese: perdedor
  • Romanian: învins
  • Russian: проигравший (игрок)
  • Spanish: perdedor
  • Swedish: förlorare
  • Thai: ผู้แพ้
  • Turkish: yenilmiş
  • Ukrainian: той, що програв
  • Vietnamese: người thua cuộc

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