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See definition of nonstarter on Dictionary.com
  • as inalso-ran
  • as infalse alarm
  • as inflop

synonyms for nonstarter

  • loser
  • failure
  • defeated player
  • unsuccessful candidate
  • unsuccessful person
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How to use nonstarter in a sentence

In Wisconsin, where Chin is based, that’s a nonstarter, he says.
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Still, Moscow’s demand was largely seen as a nonstarter by the West, as NATO’s open-door policy says sovereign countries can choose their own security alliances.
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We very quickly realized that if people talked about right-wing terrorism, it was a nonstarter with them.
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Anything that’s going to weaken or diminish the ability for our law enforcement officers to respond would be a nonstarter for me.
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Arranging smells in a map-like way may sound like a nonstarter.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer have said that a limited stimulus package, or anything below $2 trillion, is a nonstarter.
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO NONSTARTER

  • defeated player
  • failure
  • loser
  • nonstarter
  • unsuccessful candidate
  • unsuccessful person
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.