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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Failing to win. Also: Not able to retain.

Usage examples (35)
  • The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
  • Hey Obama - that's what you call losing the debate with America.
  • Holmes and Smith took the 2A title losing only one set in three matches.
  • Moreover, I believe that this conflict has no political solution that can satisfies all parties without what they call losing face. for more
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