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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LOSINGS

A man, said Piper loftily, should take his losings without squealing.

Frank's luck seemed to have deserted him, but at first his losings were just heavy enough to provoke without alarming him.

They called the game, raked up the winnings, or paid the losings, without changing a muscle of their features.

I find, on going to tiffin at Jack Apsley's, that Mrs. Jack has heard all about the winnings and losings at the club.

But, do you know, there's something running in my head about losings and findings that I've been hearing.

I myself, having settled up all my losings at roulette, was a gainer of fifty sovereigns or so.

His cheek twitched painfully as he thought of the huge amount of his losings to Lablache.

Dorothy joined Lady Carlisle before our absence had been noted, and began to banter Fitzpatrick upon his losings.

Let us play the game of life as sportsmen, pocketing our winnings with a smile, leaving our losings with a shrug.

In fact, his losings were so monotonous that the diversion had ceased to be exciting and he had abandoned it.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LOSINGS

diminishing returns

nounincreases not proportional to more investment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.