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loss

noun
 
 
/lɒs/
NOT HAVING [C, U] B2 when you do not have someone or something that you had before, or when you have less of something than before
kayıp, zayiat
loss of income/memory blood/hair/weight loss job lossesLosing and lossWinning and losing
MONEY [C, U] when a company spends more money than it earns
zarar, ziyan
Both companies suffered losses this year.AccountingProfits and losses
DISADVANTAGE [no plural] a disadvantage caused by someone leaving an organization
birinin yokluğundan dolayı kurum veya kuruluşun uğradığı zarar/kayıp
It would be a great loss to the department if you left.Advantage and disadvantage
be at a loss to not know what to do or say
ne yapacağını şaşırmak/bilmemek
[+ to do sth] I'm at a loss to explain his disappearance.Puzzle and confuseDifficult to understand
a sense of loss sadness because someone has died or left
birinin kayıbı veya vefatından dolayı duyulan derin üzüntü/keder
Losing and lossWinning and losingDeath and dying
DEATH [C, U] B2 the death of a person
vefat, ölüm, yokluk, kayıp
They never got over the loss of their son.Losing and lossWinning and losingDeath and dying
(Definition of loss from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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