losing

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adjective los·ing \ˈlü-ziŋ\

Definition of losing

  1. 1 :  resulting in or likely to result in defeat a losing battle a losing poker hand

  2. 2 :  marked by many losses or more losses than wins a losing streak a losing record

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First Known Use of losing

1519





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