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  • as inloss
  • as indiminishing returns
  • as inmisplacement

synonyms for losings

  • accident
  • casualty
  • catastrophe
  • cost
  • damage
  • debt
  • defeat
  • destruction
  • disaster
  • failure
  • fall
  • injury
  • trouble
  • bereavement
  • calamity
  • cataclysm
  • death
  • debit
  • deficiency
  • depletion
  • deprivation
  • destitution
  • detriment
  • disadvantage
  • disappearance
  • dispossession
  • fatality
  • forfeiture
  • harm
  • hurt
  • impairment
  • misadventure
  • mishap
  • need
  • perdition
  • privation
  • retardation
  • ruin
  • sacrifice
  • shrinkage
  • squandering
  • trial
  • undoing
  • want
  • waste
  • wreckage
  • bad luck
  • losing
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antonyms for losings

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  • advantage
  • aid
  • assistance
  • attainment
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • favor
  • good fortune
  • good luck
  • happiness
  • help
  • improvement
  • miracle
  • profit
  • success
  • triumph
  • win
  • wonder
  • birth
  • boon
  • building
  • comfort
  • creation
  • development
  • fortune
  • gain
  • plenty
  • accomplishment
  • achievement
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How to use losings in a sentence

Dorothy joined Lady Carlisle before our absence had been noted, and began to banter Fitzpatrick upon his losings.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
Frank's luck seemed to have deserted him, but at first his losings were just heavy enough to provoke without alarming him.
FRANK MERRIWELL'S CHUMSBURT L. STANDISH
A man, said Piper loftily, should take his losings without squealing.
THE NEW BOYS AT OAKDALEMORGAN SCOTT
In fact, his losings were so monotonous that the diversion had ceased to be exciting and he had abandoned it.
LOUISIANA LOUWILLIAM WEST WINTER
Didn't I lend you twenty sovereigns the other night to pay our losings to Dawkins?
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
I can't make money off the losings of my friends, whom I have ruined to make your deal succeed.
MAKING MONEYOWEN JOHNSON
The bank pays in ready money every successful stake and sweeps off the losings with wooden instruments, called rateaux (rakes).
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 10, ISSUE 281, NOVEMBER 3, 1827VARIOUS
At this news the players at the other tables would hastily leave their winnings (or losings) and crowd round us.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 146, APRIL 8, 1914VARIOUS
I knew, the minute I saw Jeff paying you his losings with a check, and some of the others doing the same, just what would happen.
COW-COUNTRYB. M. BOWER
Let us play the game of life as sportsmen, pocketing our winnings with a smile, leaving our losings with a shrug.
THE SECOND THOUGHTS OF AN IDLE FELLOWJEROME K. JEROME
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WORDS RELATED TO LOSINGS

  • going belly ups
  • law of diminishing returns
  • losings
  • losses
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