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bad loser

This page is about the collocation bad loser

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

someone who gets upset or angry when they lose

For example

  • Nobody likes a bad loser.

  • He's the worst loser ever. He blamed the weather, the golf course and even his own golf clubs!

Quick Quiz

If you're a bad loser, you

a. try hard if you're losing

b. can't accept losing

c. often lose badly

Contributor: Matt Errey