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losing ground

phrase
present participle of lose ground

Synonyms & Antonyms of losing ground

to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • We need a new strategy because we keep losing ground to the other team.

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“Losing ground.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/losing%20ground. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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