- n.损失，减少; 丢失，遗失; 损耗，亏损; 失败;
- 复数: losses;
He may be a very talented designer, but as a manager he's a dead loss.
This resulted in a considerable loss to the exchequer.
irrecoverable loss of sight
The company admits it will make a loss for the year ending September.
The gloom deepened after a thumping £45m loss at British Rail.
Symptoms are a slight fever, headache and loss of appetite.
These figures exaggerate the loss of competitiveness.
Their loss would be a grievous blow to our engineering industries.
Within manufacturing, the loss of jobs has been far more evenly spread across the regions.
My throat was dry. I was at a loss for words.
Loss of confidence could trigger a run on Citibank that would threaten the entire financial system.
Umberto Eco's loss of his own religious faith is reflected in his novels.
Whenever he put pen to paper he was at a loss for the right words to break the news.
Television allows viewers to experience an event without any loss of immediacy.
She mourned the loss of her brother.
We can exclude the possibility of total loss from our calculations.
The enemy was driven back with great loss.
He found himself at a loss for words of consolation.
He incurred a heavy loss through you.
His death was a great loss to the country.
No bank would be willing to underwrite such a loss.
It threw Jim for a loss when he failed the test.
Mary is at a loss what to do next.
All his goods sell at a loss.
We were all looking at each other in dismay and at a loss for words.
He was at loss for a word.
We've notified our loss to the police.
Loss of health is more serious than loss of wealth.
What about supply? The three environmental trends—the shortage of fresh water, the loss of topsoil and the rising temperatures—are making it increasingly hard to expand the world's grain supply fast enough to keep up with demand.
People suffering from sleep loss are at an increased risk from obesity, psychological problems and car crashes.
Elimination of forced weight loss by models.
But doesn't the extra money in the pockets of those countries' consumers mean an equal loss in oil-producing countries, cancelling out the gains? Not necessarily, says economic researcher Sara Johnson.
Today, given the job losses of the past year, fewer unhappy couples will risk starting separate households, Furthermore, the housing market meltdown will make it more difficult for them to finance their separations by selling their homes.
Global warming is causing more than 300,000 deaths and about $125 billion in economic losses each year, according to a report by the Global Humanitarian Forum, an organization led by Annan, the former United Nations secretary general.
a political scientist at the University of Colorado, Boulder, who studies disaster trends, said the Forum's report was "a methodological embarrassment" because there was no way to distinguish deaths or economic losses related to human-driven global warming amid the much larger losses resulting from the growth in populations and economic development in vulnerable (易受伤害的) regions.
More than 90% of the human and economic losses from climate change are occurring in poor countries, according to the report
How human and economic losses from climate change can be reduced.
These days, children are robbed of these ancient freedoms, due to problems like crime, traffic, the loss of the open spaces and odd new perceptions about what is best for children, that is to say, things that can be bought, rather than things that can be found.
If it's a loss [where] you're not getting to work, and family relationships are breaking down as a result, then it's too much
Studies show that for adults there is no danger, but children can develop loss of vision if they have glasses inappropriate for their eyes.
It can lead to the loss of vision in children
These catastrophic events caused more than 1.5 trillion dollars in economic losses.
Cognitive decline is the loss of ability to learn new skills, or recall words, names, and faces that is most common as we age.
On top of the tragic loss of life, the accident in California will cast a long shadow over the future of space tourism, even before it has properly begun.
Hello Jane.Charles, among other things, you are regarded as one of the America’s great masters of the Blues, a musical idiom that’s essentially about loss, particularly the loss of romantic love.
Charles, among other things, you are regarded as one of the America’s great masters of the Blues, a musical idiom that’s essentially about loss, particularly the loss of romantic love.
These should discourage retailers from wasteful practices that lead to the rejection of food on the basis of cosmetic characteristics, and losses in the home due to excessive purchasing by consumers.
A shattering loss of confidence inspires behavior that overwhelms the normal self-correcting mechanisms that usually prevent a recession from becoming deep and prolonged: a depression.
By contrast, the loss in household wealth between December 2007 and December 2008 was 17%
They suffer great losses in stocks, property and other assets.
What caused the greatest loss of jobs in America?
They prevent job losses in a way.
It seems that men with traditional views of masculinity are more likely to suppress outward emotions and to fear emotions, supposedly because such feelings may lead to a loss of composure (镇定).
If she leaves, it'll be a big loss to us.
Alcohol causes a loss of judgment and alertness.
And, by contrast, the loss of hope, is turning out to be a stronger sign that a person may commit suicide than other factors long thought to be more likely risks.
Besides, the professor might leave after ten minutes, which would make your trip a total loss.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 主旨概括 原文
As a retired ear doctor, I heartily recommend TV ears to people with normal hearing as well as those with hearing loss.
2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Attached was a recording, a recording of loss and love, of the fight.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
In an effort to prevent language loss, scholars from a number of organizations—UNESCO and national geographic among them—have for many years been documenting dying languages and the cultures they reflect.
2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
In today's information age, the loss of data must cause serious problems for a company.
2018年高考英语北京卷 单项填空 原文
It slows down the loss of shade trees.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
Loss of freedom stimulates one's creativity.
2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项
Never at a loss for words, I tried to find things in my life that might qualify for growth.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 完形填空 原文
Rich countries' gains are greater than their losses.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
Since the poorest are least likely to make up for their losses from disasters linked to el nino, reducing their losses needs to be the priority.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The author let his son repair the car because he believed that it wouldn't cause him any more loss.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
The loss of big trees was greatest in areas where trees had suffered the greatest water shortage.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The loss of glaciers there due to global warming represents an enormous threat to agriculture.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The loss of shade trees is already causing a slight change in the world's climate, and studies show that loss of oxygen-giving trees also leads to air pollution and global warming.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The seriousness of big-tree loss in California.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
TV Ears has helped thousands of people with various degrees of hearing loss hear the television clearly without turning up the volume.
2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
You might think that developing nations would make up the loss especially since 80% of the world's people now live in such nations, but you'd be wrong.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
Today they argue that market prices overstate losses, because they largely reflect the temporary illiquidity of markets, not the likely extent of bad debts.
To get the system working again, losses must be recognized and dealt with.
These gave banks more freedom to use models to value illiquid assets and more flexibility in recognizing losses on long-term assets in their income statement.
Their rules, moan the banks, have forced them to report enormous losses, and it’s just not fair.
And dead markets partly reflect the paralysis of banks which will not sell assets for fear of booking losses, yet are reluctant to buy all those supposed bargains.
It reported a net loss of $5.6 billion for fiscal 2016, the 10th straight year its expenses have exceeded revenue.
1. the act of losing;
"everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"
2. something that is lost;
"the car was a total loss"
"loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
3. the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue;
"the company operated at a loss last year"
"the company operated in the red last year"
4. gradual decline in amount or activity;
"a serious loss of business"
5. the disadvantage that results from losing something;
"his loss of credibility led to his resignation"
"losing him is no great deprivation"
6. military personnel lost by death or capture
7. the experience of losing a loved one;
"he sympathized on the loss of their grandfather"
8. euphemistic expressions for death;
"thousands mourned his passing"
at a loss
sold the merchandise at a loss.
I am at a loss to understand those remarks.
丧失 错过 失败 损失 损耗 衰减