Synonyms of dead loss in English:

dead loss


See definition of dead loss

phrase

1‘the competition was a dead loss’

SYNONYMS
failure, fiasco, debacle, catastrophe, disaster, blunder, vain attempt, abortion, defeat
British damp squib
informal flop, botch, hash, foul-up, screw-up, washout, let-down, dead duck, lead balloon, lemon, fail
British informal cock-up, pig's ear
North American informal snafu, clinker
vulgar slang fuck-up, balls-up
ANTONYMS

success

2‘he was a dead loss as a cook’

SYNONYMS
failure, loser, born loser, incompetent, non-achiever, underachiever, ne'er-do-well, disappointment, write-off
no one, nobody
informal no-hoper, flop, dud, non-starter, washout, lemon
ANTONYMS

success