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Verbs (17)
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lose
v. fail to win; "We lost the battle but we won the war"
lose, mislay, misplace
v. place (something) where one cannot find it again; "I misplaced my eyeglasses"
lose
v. suffer the loss of a person through death or removal; "She lost her husband in the war"; "The couple that wanted to adopt the child lost her when the biological parents claimed her"
lose, miss
v. fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point"; "We lost part of what he said"
lose
v. allow to go out of sight; "The detective lost the man he was shadowing after he had to stop at a red light"
lose
v. fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; "She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"
lose
v. fail to get or obtain; "I lost the opportunity to spend a year abroad"
turn a loss, lose
v. fail to make money in a business; make a loss or fail to profit; "I lost thousands of dollars on that bad investment!"; "The company turned a loss after the first year"
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Fuzzynyms (23)
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fall, lessen, diminish, decrease
v. decrease in size, extent, or range; "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
drain, debilitate, enfeeble
v. make weak; "Life in the camp drained him"
flow off, flow away
v. flow off or away gradually; "The water flowed off from the pipe"
drain
v. empty of liquid; drain the liquid from; "We drained the oil tank"
agitate, shake
v. move or cause to move back and forth; "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"; "My hands were shaking"
dodge
v. move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course; "the pickpocket dodged through the crowd"
throw overboard, give up, forego, forgo, waive, forfeit
v. lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime; "you've forfeited your right to name your successor"; "forfeited property"
grant, cede, yield, concede
v. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
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Antonyms (44)
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recuperate
v. restore to good health or strength
get, go, become
v. enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!"
win
v. be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious; "He won the Gold Medal in skating"; "Our home team won"; "Win the game"
get the better of, defeat, overcome
v. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, win, advance, gain
v. obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
lick, thrash, drub, clobber, bat, cream
v. beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
keep
v. have as a supply; "I always keep batteries in the freezer"; "keep food for a week in the pantry"; "She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator"
have got, hold, have
v. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
acquire, get
v. come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work"
turn a profit, profit
v. make a profit; gain money or materially; "The company has not profited from the merger"
break even
v. make neither profit nor loss
hold back, keep back, hold, retain
v. secure and keep for possible future use or application; "The landlord retained the security deposit"; "I reserve the right to disagree"
book, hold, reserve
v. arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance; "reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
gain, win, acquire
v. win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"
make
v. perform or carry out; "make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
go about, set about, approach
v. begin to deal with; "approach a task"; "go about a difficult problem"; "approach a new project"
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Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
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  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    23
  • Synonyms
    0
  • Antonyms
    44

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