Meaning of “no-win” in the English Dictionary

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"no-win" in American English

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no-winadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈnoʊˈwɪn/

not allowing for success:

a no-win situation

(Definition of “no-win” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"no-win" in Business English

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no-winadjective [ before noun ]

uk us

used to describe something that will have an unhappy or unsuccessful end or result whatever you do or decide:

We are in a no-win situation as regards the timing of the conference: there's no one time that suits everybody.

(Definition of “no-win” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)