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Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb lose which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

lost
  1. Having wandered from, or unable to find, the way.
  2. In an unknown location; unable to be found.
  3. Not perceptible to the senses; no longer visible.
  4. Parted with; no longer held or possessed.
  5. Not employed or enjoyed; thrown away; employed ineffectually; wasted; squandered.
  6. Ruined or destroyed, either physically or morally; past help or hope.
  7. Hardened beyond sensibility or recovery; alienated; insensible.
  8. Occupied with, or under the influence of, something, so as not to notice external things.
  9. Synonyms:
  10. Examples:
    1. “I searched high and low and for my lost cell phone before my mother found it in the laundry.”
      “They decided to explore the deep jungle and ended up becoming lost.”
      “He realized that it was a lost opportunity at securing his dream job, and he was inconsolable as a result.”
lossy
  1. (telecommunications) Of a communication channel, subject to loss of signal strength.
  2. (power systems) Of an electricity transmission line, subject to various forms of power loss.
  3. (data) Reducing the amount of information in data.
  4. Examples:
    1. “In a lossy transmission line model, the resistance, capacitance and inductance are distributed over the line length.”
      “Distortion is a numerical measure of the difference between the original image and its reproduction, after lossy compression.”
      “Sure, you need to know whether you want high-quality, virtually lossless, high memory-usage or a lower-quality, more lossy compression, more compact recording.”
lossless
  1. free from loss, especially not losing electrical energy or force
  2. (information theory) Not losing information.
  3. Examples:
    1. “In dense media with lossless reflection arising from multiple scattering, the threshold for laser action is greatly reduced.”
      “Since the line is lossless, the SWR would be the same at all points on the line.”
      “This is achieved by a lossless compression technique that can be as much as 6 times faster than before.”
lossful
  1. (archaic) Causing loss or damage; harmful.
  2. (computing) Lossy; involving loss of information.
  3. Examples:
    1. “Thresholding and neighborhood definition are further lossful transformations which make details of the original application data virtually unrecoverable.”
losingest
  1. (US, sports) The most losing; who has lost most games, votes, etc.
  2. Examples:
    1. “[Schroeder to Charlie Brown:] Do you realize that we have the losingest team in the history of baseball?”
      “There was this wonderful post about being on the losingest sporting team ever, and I suggested that my own experience would top that.”
      “It's not only the result of rooting for the losingest team in the major leagues or the resentment generated by last year's unfulfilled promises.”
loserly
  1. (derogatory) In a manner behoving a loser.
  2. Synonyms:
lossmaking
  1. That makes a loss; unprofitable.
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “So why should the taxpayer have to fund a lossmaking post office that most of the local residents have stopped using?”
      “A review has identified 20 lossmaking stores which will be closed, reducing the dry cleaning division's portfolio to 470 by the end of this year.”
      “In the past six years, China bankrupted thousands of lossmaking SOEs and the state sector reduced its workforce by more than 30 million people.”
loserish
  1. (informal) Like a loser (contemptible person or habitual failure).
  2. Examples:
    1. “My friends might be insulted and I'd feel loserish and left out and otherwise controlled by my diet.”
losing
  1. That loses or lose, or has or have lost.
  2. Synonyms:
loserless
  1. Without a loser or losers.
losable
  1. that can be lost
  2. Examples:
    1. “As with every Championship game this season, it is as easily winnable as it is losable.”
      “The Antrim game is winnable and it's losable but I think we're in a pretty good place in terms of confidence, single-mindedness and intent.”
      “What the loss to the Bruins might have most reminded the Beavers of is that while they can feel any game is winnable, it's also losable.”
loster
lostest
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