the act or an example of losing or failing to keep sth
sth that is lost;waste
"the car was a total loss"
"loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
"a serious loss of business"
"everyone expected him to win so his loss was a shock"
"his loss of credibility led to his resignation"
"losing him is no great deprivation"
"he sympathized on the loss of their grandfather"
"the company operated at a loss last year"
"the company operated in the red last year"
"thousands mourned his passing"
Thou hast..quitted all to save A world from utter loss.