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American English: /ˈluzər/
British English: /ˈluːzə/

Translation of loser in Spanish:


  • 1 (in game, contest) she's a good loser
    sabe perder
    es buena perdedora
    he's a bad loser or (US also) a sore loser
    es mal perdedor
    you'll be the loser (by it)
    el que saldrá perdiendo eres tú
    the biggest losers will be the farmers
    los granjeros serán quienes se verán más perjudicados
    Example sentences
    • One of the contest losers notices all this and sues.
    • If the game is as good as the league final their supporters are in for a real treat, and even though the losers in both games have one more chance no team wants to lose.
    • The team captains hold aloft the cup and together pull it apart to reveal two specially-made halves - in this game there are no losers.
  • 3 (something unsuccessful) [colloquial]the project was a loser from the start
    el proyecto llevaba todas las de perder desde un principio
    to be on a loser
    llevar todas las de perder
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