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Synonyms for loss

the act or an instance of losing something

the condition of being deprived of what one once had or ought to have

Synonyms for loss

gradual decline in amount or activity

the act of losing someone or something

the disadvantage that results from losing something

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the experience of losing a loved one

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the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue

euphemistic expressions for death

References in classic literature ?
Holder and seventeen men, who were also defeated, with the loss of four men killed, and one wounded.
Without demanding a surrender, they furiously assaulted the garrison, which was happily prepared to oppose them; and, after they had expended much ammunition in vain, and killed the cattle round the fort, not being likely to make themselves masters of this place, they raised the siege, and departed in the morning of the third day after they came, with the loss of about thirty killed, and the number of wounded uncertain.
An exceeding fierce battle immediately began, for about fifteen minutes, when we, being over-powered by numbers, were obliged to retreat, with the loss of sixty-seven men; seven of whom were taken prisoners.
In this expedition we took seven prisoners and five scalps, with the loss of only four men, two of whom were accidentally killed by our own army.
If you shouldn't find her out, you'll pay expenses at the Saracen, and something for loss of time?
Let me but retrieve this one small portion of my loss and disgrace; let me but defeat him in this one hope, dear to his heart as I know it must be; let me but do this; and it shall be the first link in such a chain which I will wind about him, as never man forged yet.
Madame Sviazhskaya had just told him at tea that they had that summer invited a Gemman expert in bookkeeping from Moscow, who for a consideration of five hundred roubles had investigated the management of their property, and found that it was costing them a loss of three thousand odd roubles.
The child thought he rather avoided her eye, and appeared to expect that she would tell him of her loss.
Thus, if individual X owns 10% of a pension that owns 50% of a loss corporation, X will not be treated as a 5% shareholder for Sec.
Therefore, exchange rate movements will not cause foreign currency gain or loss to accrue with respect to a large number of their assets and liabilities, the so-called historical items.
Sudden sensorineural heating loss (SNHL) is frequently reported in patients with renal failure who undergo hemodialysis, but its etiology in this circumstance remains controversial.
However, when the stock became worthless in 2001, creating a large AMT capital loss, that loss could be carried forward only and used only to offset future capital gains.
Buyers of commercial property, particularly buyers of Manhattan trophy office buildings, generally don't question 25% full floor Loss Factors notwithstanding the fact that Manhattan office buildings come in all shapes and sizes with vastly different floor plate configurations, load bearing column density, width of perimeter HVAC convectors, etc.
Surveyors will be determining if the facility's protocols adequately address unintentional weight loss and if your interventions and responses were effective.
Industry loss warranties are a creative risk management tool for insurers looking to balance their portfolios.