follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

lossmaker

[laws-mey-ker, los‐] /ˈlɔsˌmeɪ kər, ˈlɒs‐/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
a business that consistently operates at a loss.
Origin
Related forms
lossmaking, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for lossmaker

lossmaker

/ˈlɒsˌmeɪkə/
noun
1.
(Brit) an organization, industry, or enterprise that consistently fails to make a profit
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for lossmaker

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for lossmaker

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends