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loss

loss as in something that is lost
  • "the car was a total loss"
  • "loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
loss as in gradual decline in amount or activity
  • "weight loss"
  • "a serious loss of business"
loss as in the act of losing someone or something
  • "everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"
loss as in the disadvantage that results from losing something
  • "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"
  • "losing him is no great deprivation"

Synonyms

  • deprivationa state of extreme poverty ; the disadvantage that results from losing something; act of depriving someone of food or money or rights
loss as in the experience of losing a loved one
  • "he sympathized on the loss of their grandfather"
loss as in the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue
  • "the company operated at a loss last year"
  • "the company operated in the red last year"

Synonyms

  • red inkthe amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue
  • redof a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); characterized by violence or bloodshed; (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion; red color or pigment; a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana ; emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries ; the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue
loss as in military personnel lost by death or capture

    Synonyms

    • personnel casualtymilitary personnel lost by death or capture
    loss as in euphemistic expressions for death
    • "thousands mourned his passing"

    Synonyms

    • passingto an extraordinary degree; lasting a very short time; of advancing the ball by throwing it; allowing you to pass (e.g., an examination or inspection) satisfactorily; hasty and without attention to detail; (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate; euphemistic expressions for death; the motion of one object relative to another; the end of something; a bodily reaction of changing from one place or stage to another; going by something that is moving in order to get in front of it; success in satisfying a test or requirement
    • departurethe act of departing ; a variation that deviates from the standard or norm; euphemistic expressions for death
    • exitmove out of or depart from; lose the lead ; pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; an opening that permits escape or release; euphemistic expressions for death; the act of going out
    • expirationa coming to an end of a contract period; euphemistic expressions for death; the act of expelling air from the lungs
    • goingin full operation; the act of departing ; euphemistic expressions for death; advancing toward a goal
    • releaserelease, as from one's grip; grant freedom to; let (something) fall or spill from a container; prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; eliminate (a substance); generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; make (information) available for publication; part with a possession or right; release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition ; make (assets) available; merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film); the act of liberating someone or something ; a process that liberates or discharges something; an announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation ; the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart) ; euphemistic expressions for death; a legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation ; a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism ; activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion; the act of allowing a fluid to escape ; a formal written statement of relinquishment ; (music) the act or manner of terminating a musical phrase or tone