Definition of loser
- The team had a reputation for being a loser year after year.
- Don't waste your time on that loser.
- his position is a loser politically
- —Fred Barnes
The team had a reputation for being a loser year after year.
The loser of the bet has to buy drinks for the winner.
Whoever benefits from the new government programs, the real loser will be the American taxpayer.
That guy is a born loser.
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: someone or something that loses a game, contest, etc.
: someone who is harmed or put in a worse position as the result of something
: a person who is not successful, attractive, etc.
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