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noun as in person, thing that fails


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The losers have always been children in poverty, children of color, and children with disabilities.

As the rumors have swirled, former players have come out stating that Harbaugh turns losers into winners.

Few sore losers could wield sharp words quite like Leon Trotsky, especially when talking about Joseph Stalin.

While the winners will take home the prize money and title, the eliminated contestants can hardly be considered losers.

I'm not sure if archaeologists are naturally drawn to "losers"—or can we call them overlooked people?

Thus, after four years, the Society are still losers of three hundred and sixty Pounds on this transaction.

"Now take your time," Forrester said, and the losers all giggled at once, like a trained chorus.

We are sure to be losers when we quarrel with ourselves; it is a civil war, and in all such contentions, triumphs are defeats.

Leroy joined him through the gate, and stood at his side, while the losers straggled in, haphazard and blown.

But military success is said to be obtained, in the majority of cases, from the mistakes of the losers.

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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to losers, such as: also-ran, underdog, deadbeat, flop, dud, and defeated.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.