According to Mr. Greeley, who could find no record of exports to counterbalance it, the same was a dead loss to the country.
I could really make nothing of the business; it proved a dead loss.
I was obliged to sell my horses and other things on leaving Belgaum, at a dead loss.
As the money cannot be found it is a dead loss to me, and I hold you responsible.
But they were not a dead loss, as we used them the next fall for buck shot.
If they mildewed they would be a dead loss to the merchants handling them.
This point is not again occupied if it has been a dead loss.
This was his first dead loss of any importance; unfortunately, it was not the last.
Farrington had not made a great deal of money from its sale; indeed, as often as not, it showed a dead loss every year.
They would be a dead loss, of course, to any one who printed them; I am proud to say that.