What is another word for loser?

437 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ lˈuːzə], [ lˈuːzə], [ l_ˈuː_z_ə]

Loser is a derogatory term used to describe someone who is unsuccessful or has failed at something. However, it is important to remember that failure is a natural part of learning and growth. There are many alternative words that can be used to describe someone who has not achieved the desired outcome, including 'unsuccessful', 'flop', 'underachiever', 'nonstarter', 'drop-out', 'failure', 'unsuccessful', 'second best', 'weak link', and so on. When using these synonyms, it's essential to take into account the person's feelings, and we should never use derogatory words that can be upsetting or hurtful to them.

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What are the hypernyms for Loser?

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What are the hyponyms for Loser?

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What are the opposite words for loser?

The word "winner" is an antonym for loser. A winner is someone who has emerged triumphant from a competition or a situation, while a loser is someone who has failed to succeed. Other antonyms for loser include victor, champion, conqueror, and achiever. These words convey a sense of strength, determination, and success, which are all qualities that are associated with winners. In contrast, losers are often seen as weak, unmotivated, and lacking in self-confidence. By focusing on positive antonyms for loser, we can cultivate a more positive mindset, and we can strive to achieve success in all areas of our lives.

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Usage examples for Loser

You're a heavy loser, then?
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
He comes to me about nine of an evening, and we play piquet till I get sleepy; after which he goes to 'the rooms,' and, I believe, plays high; at least, I suspect so; for he has, at times, the forced calm-that semi-jocular resignation-one sees in a heavy loser.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
It is the loser who has that pleasure.
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford

Famous quotes with Loser

  • No one knows what to say in the loser's locker room.
    Muhammad Ali
  • When we analyze this war in a materialistic way and ask when is it going to end and who will be the winner and the loser, it means that we do not see the endgame.
    Bashar al-Assad
  • I wasn't even 20 at the time, but it taught me something about drugs. They can take a good man, a warm, funny, loving family man, and turn him into a loser and worse.
    Michael Bergin
  • A loser doesn't know what he'll do if he loses, but talks about what he'll do if he wins, and a winner doesn't talk about what he'll do if he wins, but knows what he'll do if he loses.
    Eric Berne
  • When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner.
    Halle Berry

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