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phrasal verb [intransitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theylose out
he/she/itloses out
present participlelosing out
past tenselost out
past participlelost out

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  1. to not get a benefit that someone else is getting
    The proposal is likely to be opposed by the four countries which could lose out.
    lose out to someone: If we don’t act quickly, we’ll lose out to another company.
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