One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘candidates compete against each other, so there are winners and losers’
defeated person, also-ran, the defeated, the vanquished
2‘he's a complete loser’
failure, non-achiever, underachiever, ne'er-do-well, born loser, dead loss, nonentity, nobody
flop, dud, non-starter, no-hoper, washout, lemon, two-time loser
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