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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LOSES

A man may gain foreknowledge by a wife, but he loses free agency.

As a Christian he loses his trade, and he has been trained to no other.

It loses the religious sense which more than any other seems to take a man out of himself.

There is no evidence that it ever loses either its wave-length or energy.

It loses your time and blurs the impression of your character.

For every friend whom he loses for truth, he gains a better.

I mean if a man over twenty once loses his own particular job, it's all over with him.

"If he loses it will serve him good and right," she declared.

"It's a cold day when Phil loses a chance for a joke," says Ebenezer.

And if he loses that your uncle would no longer support so strenuously his suit with you.